The Ruling Party PDP clearly won in the South while the major Opposition party CPC also replicated the same in the North. Voter turnout was low in the North whereas in the South, Turnout was as high as 85% though the North contributes a higher percentage of Nigerian Voters.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has scheduled the Anambra State Governorship Election to hold on November 16, 2013; and painstaking arrangements are being made to ensure smooth and successful conduct of the poll across the state (i.e., in all the LGAs).
The following are relevant electoral statistics for the state:
No. of Local Government Areas – 21
No. of Registration Areas (i.e., Wards) – 326
No. of Polling Units – 4,608
No. of Registered Voters (post August 2013 CVR) – 1,784,536