Nigeria's Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) today released the list of candidates qualified for the November elections in Anambra state. A release issued by INEC's spokesperson,  Kayode Idowu stated that 23 candidates would participate in the elections slated for November 2013.

Below is the full text of INEC's press release and the names of candidates that made the list:

PRESSS STATEMENT ON THE GOVERNORSHIP  CANDIDATES FOR THE ANAMBRA GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION 2013

Pursuant to the Time Table and Schedule of Activities for the Anambra State Governorship scheduled to hold on 16th November, 2013,  twenty three (23) Political Parties submitted names of candidates they propose to sponsor at the election. The Commission after due consideration  of the relevant provisions of the Electoral Act,

2010 (as amended), the various judgements and orders of the various High Courts on the candidates for the election  particularly  those of the Peoples  Democratic  Party (PDP)  and the All Progressives  Grand  Alliance  (APGA)  approved  that the Form CFOO 1   (Personal   Particulars)   of  the  candidates   for  the  election   be  published. Accordingly,  the  Form  CFOOl of the following  candidates  as submitted  by their Political  Parties or as ordered  by the Court are now  being  published  in Anambra

State in accordance with the provisions of the Electoral Act, 2010 (as amended).

 

 

3

GOVERNOR

DR. IFEATU EKELEM

M

ACD

59

MSPH

 

DEPUTY GOVERNOR

 

CHRISTIAN  MADIEBO

M

ACD

59

WASC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4

GOVERNOR

ENGR. ANTHONY  ANENE

M

ACPN

49

M. Eng

 

DEPUTY GOVERNOR

 

IKECHUKWU GODWIN  OKAGBUE

M

ACPN

58

WASC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5

GOVERNOR

COMRADE  AARON IGWEZE E.

M

AD

63

DIPLOMA

 

DEPUTY GOVERNOR

 

EBO KENNETH  CHUKWUEMEKA

49

AD

49

GCE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

6

GOVERNOR

CHIEF  ANAYO A. ARINZE

M

ADC

53

HND, PGD

 

DEPUTY GOVERNOR

PASTOR DONATUS  C. ATTAH

M

ADC

54

DIPLOMA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7

GOVERNOR

PATRICK  CHUKWUKA  IBEZIAKO

M

APA

49

B.SC

 

DEPUTY GOVERNOR

ANADI CHUKWUNONSO GABRIEL

M

APA

33

B.SC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

8

GOVERNOR

 

SENATOR  CHRIS NW ABUEZE NGIGE

 

M

 

APC

 

61

BM, BCH,DIPL OMA

 

DEPUTY GOVERNOR

DR. MIKE AGHADIUNO

M

APC

61

PH.DMSC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9

GOVERNOR

CHIEF  WILLIE MADUABUCHI OBIANO

 

M

 

APGA

 

58

 

MBA

 

DEPUTY GOVERNOR

DR. NKEMAKONAM CHUKWUKAODINAKA OKEKE

M

APGA

53

PH.D

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10

GOVERNOR

CHIEF  AUSTIN NW ANGWU

M

CPP

57

B.SC

 

DEPUTY GOVERNOR

BARR. CHINENYE  UJU OKONGWU

F

CPP

36

LLB,BL

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

11

GOVERNOR

CHIJIOKE GEOFREY  NDUBUISI

M

DPP

52

LLB

 

DEPUTY GOVERNOR

MICHAELSON PATRICK  ARIMA

M

DPP

35

GCE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

12

GOVERNOR

CHRISTIAN IKECHUKWU OTTI

M

ID

47

HND

 

DEPUTY GOVERNOR

 

NDIFE FRANKLIN  IKENNA

 

M

 

ID

 

35

 

B.SC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

13

GOVERNOR

CHIEF DENNIS NWAFORKA  OGUGE

M

KOWA

49

WASC

 

DEPUTY GOVERNOR

 

REV. CANON RUFUS OKEKE S.E.

 

M

 

KOWA

 

49

 

BA.Ed

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

14

GOVERNOR

PATRICK  IFEANYI UBAH

M

LABOUR

42

NECO

 

DEPUTY GOVERNOR

 

PRINCE DR. EMEKA EZE

M

LABOUR

47

BMBS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

15

GOVERNOR

PASTOR SIMON CHINWEUBA OKAFOR

M

MPPP

44

NABTEB

 

DEPUTY GOVERNOR

 

REV.  EZE C. MIRACLE

M

MPPP

49

WASC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

16

GOVERNOR

OKONKWO EMEKA WEBSTER

M

NCP

43

DVM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DEPUTY GOVERNOR

IKWUEMESI TOCHUKWU JAMES C.

M

NCP

35

B .SC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

17

GOVERNOR

PRINCE LEONARD UCHENDU

M

NNPP

44

WASC

 

DEPUTY  GOVERNOR

 

BARR. ANTHONY ANAZOR

 

M

 

NNPP

 

34

LLB, LB, BL

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

18

GOVERNOR

NICHOLAS              CHUKWUEJEKWU UKACHUKWU

 

M

 

PDP

 

COURT ORDER

 

DEPUTY GOVERNOR

 

 

PDP

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

19

GOVERNOR

EZEEMO, GODWIN CHUKWUNENYE

M

PPA

59

HND

 

DEPUTY GOVERNOR

CHIKWENZE ANANWUDE RAPHAEL

 

M

 

PPA

 

55

 

PH.D

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

20

 

GOVERNOR

HON.  BASIL IWUOBA ORANEKWU IJEDIMNA

 

M

 

PPN

 

49

 

B.SC

 

DEPUTY GOVERNOR

 

OKOYE CHIJIOKE JACINTA

 

F

 

PPN

39

 

HND

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

21

GOVERNOR

ONUARAH BASIL ONYEACHONAM

M

SDP

36

LLB

 

DEPUTY GOVERNOR

EZEMA OBIAGELl LETICIA

F

SDP

47

BA,MPA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

22

GOVERNOR

BARR.  OKOYE GODSON MGBODILE OHAENYEM

 

M

 

UDP

 

50

 

LLB,BL

 

DEPUTY  GOVERNOR

NEBE  BRIAN  CHINEDUN ONYIBO

M

UDP

44

B.SC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

23

GOVERNOR

 

PRINCEAKANEEBUOGOCHUKWU N.C

 

M

 

UPP

 

61

 

B.SC

 

DEPUTY GOVERNOR

 

CHUBA SUNDAY NWACHUKWU

M

UPP

54

B.SC,  MBA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SUMMARY

 

GOYENOR

DEPUTY GOVERNOR

 

Total  No. of males

23

18

 

Total  No. of Females

0

4

 

2.          The Commission  enjoins all Political Parties to ensure that only the candidates above listed engage in campaigns as candidates of the Political Parties.

 

 

 

 

U.F. Usman

For: Secertary to the Commission.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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