The Rivers state Governorship election 2023 to be conducted by INEC has finally arrived and March 18th is the scheduled date for voters in Rivers state to exercise their constitutional rights. We will provide a realtime break down for all Rivers state Governorship Election results 2023 by INEC
Regardless of who wins the 2023 governorship election in Rivers State, the people of the state have certain expectations from their next governor. Some of the expectations include improved infrastructure, better healthcare, education, and security. The people expect the next governor to prioritise their needs and work towards the development of the state. It is important for the people to hold the elected officials accountable and ensure that they deliver on their promise.
List of Rivers State Governorship Election Candidates 2023
|ADP||Victor Tamie Fingesi|
|APP||Leesi Gabriel Gborogbosi|
|AAC||Dada Joseph Ngechu Obele|
|APGA||Ugochukwu Prince Beke|
INEC Rivers state Governorship Election results 2023
The major contenders in the Rivers Governorship election is the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), All progressive Congress (APC) and the Labour Party (LP).
Rivers Senatorial and National Assembly Results 2023
The elected senators are the current Deputy Governor, Dr Mrs Ipalibo Harry-Banigo (Rivers West); Senator Barinada Mpigi (Rivers South-East); and a former Commissioner for Education, Allwell Onyesoh (Rivers East).
The federal constituencies won by the PDP are Etche/Omuma, Ikwerre/Emohua, Ahoada West/Ogba-Egbema-Ndoni, Akuku-Toru/Asari-Toru, Eleme/Tai/Oyigbo, Abua-Odual/Ahoada East, Andoni/Opobo-Nkoro, Degema/Bonny, and Obio/Akpor.
The APC won in Okrika/Ogu-Bolo, and the Labour Party in Port Harcourt Constituency one.
The federal constituencies where results were not released are Khana/Gokana and Port Harcourt Constituency II.