Candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in November 6, 2021, Anambra State governorship election, Prof. Chukwuma Charles Soludo, has nominated Dr. Onyekachukwu Ibezim as his running mate.
Ibezim is the younger brother to the Archbishop, province of the Niger and Bishop of Awka Diocese of the Anglican Church, Rev. Alexander Ibezim.
Ibezim, who is a medical doctor, serves as Special Adviser to Governor Willie Obiano on Indigenous Medicine and Herbal Practice, Executive Director of Anambra State Agency for Control of HIV/AIDS ANSACA and Managing Director of Anambra Oxygen Plant, Awka.
Soludo emerged APGA’s governorship candidate at the party primary election at the Prof. Dora Akunyili Women Development Centre Awka, last weekend.
Returning Officer for the primary election, Sampson Olalere, announced that Soludo scored 740 votes to emerge, winner, Damian Okolo pulled seven votes, while Ezenwankwo Okwudili Ewepudike and ThankGod Ibe secured four votes each.
He further announced that there were 812 delegates of which 795 were accredited, while 792 delegates voted in the primary election.