In Anambra Pastor slumps following loss of community election

He is said to have lost the election after the people of the community had voted against him, so much so that he did not gotten a single vote.

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A popular pastor from Anambra State has been reported to have slumped after he lost his community elections.

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Pastor Pius Chigbo is reported to have spent a large sum of money during the election campaigns which held in his home town, Umuchu town, Aguata Local Government Area of Anambra State.

Pastor Chigbo reportedly presides over the Covenant Church of Yahweh in Umuchu town.

He is said to have lost the election after the people of the community had voted against him, so much so that he did not gotten a single vote.

The people are reported to have reacted that way following allegations that Pastor Chigbo had bribed people to vote for him.

In reaction to the bribery allegations leveled against Pastor Chigbo, the youths of the community are reported to have marched in protest, threatening to cause trouble if he had been elected.

After receiving the sad news, a shocked Pastor Chigbo had left the voting hall and had reportedly slumped on his way home.

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He was later rushed to a nearby by hospital by some people who took pity on him.

Mr Chigbo had been running for the position of the President general of the community, against two other opponents identified as Raph Njirika and Osita Elemuo.

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