Out of the 702,964 valid votes cast in Imo State , the Peoples Democratic Party cleared 559,185 votes while the All Progressive Congress walked away with 133,253 votes.
Imo state has 27 local government areas. There were cancellations in 4 local government areas namely: Ahiazu Mbaise, Ezinihitte Mbaise, Isu Njaba and Owerri west.
30,353 votes from 54 polling units were cancelled. In one of the areas, the polling officer, according to the collating officer disappeared with the card reader only to show up much later.