Ojukwu’s wife Bianca, loses bid for Senate

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Nigerian politician, diplomat and lawyer, businesswoman and multiple pageant titleholder, Bianca Ojukwu has lost her bid to contest the Senate seat in 2019.

She was beaten by by Prince Nicholas Ukachukw, who picked up Anambra South All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, ticket.

In the keenly contested primary held at the Ekwulobia township stadium in Aguata, Ojukwu polled 177 votes to Ukachukwu’s 211.

The former beauty queen was supported by Governor Willie Obiano. An oil magnate, Chief Ifeanyi Ubah, bidding for the same ticket, was disqualified by the party earlier in the week.

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