The speaker of Ebonyi state House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Francis Ogbonna Nwifuru, has emerged as the authentic governorship candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) ahead of 2023 general elections.
Similarly, Dr. Ifeanyi Chukwuma Odii, not Obinna Ogba turned out to be the recognised guber candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) for the same general election in the state.
These names appeared on the governorship candidates’ list posted at the office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Abakaliki, Ebonyi state capital on Friday evening.
Also on the list was the name of the guber candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance, (APGA), Professor Ifeanyichukwu Benard Odoh, his running mate, Anthony Chukwu.
Both running mates for PDP and APGA were also named.
INEC also published a total of 12 political parties that nominated candidates for the 2023 governorship race in Ebonyi State.
The Commission also published 16 political parties that…