The son-in-law of Imo State governor, Uche Nwosu has been beaten in the state’s governorship primary elections for the APC.
Okorocha had spoken highly of the candidacy of his son-in-law, Uche Nwosu.
Lawmaker, Senator Hope Uzodinma posted the highest figure to emerge candidate of the APC, with embattled Deputy Governor, Eze Madumere coming second.
Uzodinma polled 423,895 votes to emerge winner with Madumere coming second with 128,325 votes. Okorocha’s son-in-law, Uche Nwosu polled 10,329 to come a distant eighth.
Nine aspirants contested in the Imo APC Governorship primaries.
Nwosu is the Chief-of-Staff to Rochas Okorocha, a position he has held since 2015.