The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has commenced collation of results of the governorship election in Enugu State, with the candidates of opposition Labour Party LP and ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the lead.
The two leading candidates Peter Mbah of LP and Chijioke Edeoga of PDP are leading in four local governments areas, each in results so far announced.
Their main challengers, Chief Uche Nnaji of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Frank Nweke Jnr of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) are yet to win any local government.
The ruling party in the State won Aninri, Ezeagu, Uzo-Uwani and Udi local government areas while LP led in Igbo-Etiti, Igboeze North, Isi-Uzo and Oji River LGAs.
There are 17 local government areas in Enugu State and results from the remaining nine LGAs are being awaited.
Below are the results so far collated:
1. Uzo-Uwani LGA
2. Udi LGA
3. Igboeze North LGA
4. Oji River LGA
6. Aninri LGA
7. Igbo-Etiti LGA
8. Isi-Uzo LGA