The parallel primaries of Peoples Democratic Party in Anambra state have produced Senator Andy Uba and former student leader, Tony Nwoye as candidates to fly the flag of the party in the forthcoming Gubernatorial election.
The Kenneth Emeakayi led primaries which had in attendance most of the party’s aspirants and party stalwart Including; Governor of Katisna state, Ibrahim Shema, Governor Ibrahim Dankwambo of Gombe state and Senate leader Victor Ndoma-Egba conducted at the Alex Ekuewme square, saw the emergency of Tony Nwoye as flag bearer.
Tony Nwonye polled 498 votes, to emerge as the winner of the primary followed by Senator Nicholas Ukachuku with 378 votes.
Meanwhile at the parallel primary held at Emmaus House, Senator Andy Uba emerged with 645 followed by Emma Anosike with 110 votes.
The Emmaus House primary was conducted under the supervision of INEC, as they recognized the faction led by Ejike Oguebego.