The vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ifeanyi Okowa, has said that the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Mr. Peter Obi, leveraged on a lot of factors to garner sweeping victory in the South-South and South-East geopolitical zones in the February 25 presidential election.


Okowa, who is also the governor of Delta State, said this on Monday in Asaba while reacting to the outcome of the February 25 presidential election.


He said, “A lot of factors contributed to the sweeping victory of Obi in South-South and South-East.


“The agitation that the presidency should come to the southern part of the country, religion and Igbo presidency are key factors.