Abia guber election: Businessman splashes Prado SUV jeep gift on REC


A businessman Steven Ukpabi has gifted the Independent National () Returning for Abia State, Professor Nnenna Nnannaya-Oti a brand new Prado SUV jeep.

The realtor, who hails from Ututu in Arochukwu ancient kingdom of Abia State, gifted the REC with the Prado SUV for defending the will of the Abia people at the just-concluded gubernatorial poll.

He stated that, on his arrival in the country in April, the wonder-on-wheels will be delivered to the Returning Officer.

Recall that the Returning Electoral Commissioner allegedly rejected a whopping $2million bribe to bend the result in favour of the ruling party in the state.

Ukpabi announced this via his Facebook page. He shared photos of the FUTO Professor who's also the 8th substantive vice chancellor of the varsity with the Prado jeep.

He wrote: “For your outstanding service to the people of Abia, I hereby request for this Prado to be delivered to Mrs Nnenna Oti immediately it arrives next month.

“Thank you for your service in Abia.”

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) declared the governorship candidate of the , Alex Otti winner of the March 18 governorship election in Abia.

Otti scored 175,467, 's Ahiwe polled 88,529 while YPP's Nwafor got 28,972.

The LP candidate also won 10 of the 17 local areas in the state, PDP got six while the YPP got one.

Nnannaya-Oti declared Otti the -elect on Wednesday evening at the resumption of the final collation of governorship election results in Umuahia, the Abia State capital over 48 hours after INEC suspended the exercise in the South-East state.

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