Anambra State Governorship Election 2021 [Overview]

Anambra State Governorship Election 2021 [Overview]

My fellow Nigerian Youths and countrymen, especially those in Anambra , I wish to provide information and education on the Anambra State Gubernatorial Election which is one of the upcoming elections in Nigeria today. This election will produce the next Governor of Anambra State.

Who is the governor of Anambra State

Anambra State Election

The Governor of Anambra State is Willie- Obiano, his governorship tenure in Anambra will be complete this year 2021, making his terms served, the constitutional maximum of 8 years.

Anambra State Gubernatorial Election: INEC Timetable

INEC’s timetable has been released, according to The Cable’s report on Anambra Election

Party primaries timeline (for political parties): June 10 to July 1

Election Day:November 6th, 2021

When is the Anambra Governorship Election 2021?

The Anambra State Governorship Election will commence on November 6th,2021,here is my Anambra State Governorship Election Overview

Full List of Anambra Governorship Candidates

Below is the list published and signed by INEC (click on each photo to download and view) I sourced from The Vanguard.

However, I am of the opinion that things can take a turn as the PDP and APGA primaries seem to still be contended.

Anambra State Election

Anambra Guber Candidates, Source:Vanguard

List of Anambra Governorship Candidates
Anambra Governorship Candidates, Source:Vanguard

Anambra State Governorship Candidates

Anambra needs governor who can actualise a “Biafra” in Nigeria, transforming Anambra politically and economically.

To me, “Biafra” means freedom and a “New Nigeria” means a befitting arrangement and agreement.

VisionaryDemola,Nigerian Politics Blogger.

Professor Chukwuma Soludo’s Biography and Manifesto

Biography:Professor Chukwuma Soludo is the Anambra State Governorship aspirant Soludo, has been a former CBN Governor (Governor,Central Bank of Nigeira). He is a popular and brilliant Nigerian Economist.

Party: All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) [until now the state’s ruling party].


How many candidates are contesting Anambra Elections?

There are 18 candidates contesting from 18 political parties.

How many female candidates are contesting Anambra Governorship Election?

From the data here on Anambra Governorship Election only 2 candidates are females.

How many youths are contesting Anambra Governorship Election?

Taking 18-29 Nigerian official youth policy (since 2019) as the age range for youth, the youngest among them are of the age 37 for (Governor) and 36 (for Deputy Governor)

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Article by VisionaryDemola
I am a politics blogger, a policy analyst and a political commentator.
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