#Edo2020: Obaseki widens lead after 16 LGA results

#Edo2020: Obaseki widens lead after 16 LGA results


Governor Godwin Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic Party is cruising ahead of his APC counterpart, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu as results from local councils were declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission.

According to the collated results of the governorship election announced in 16 LGAs on Sunday Obaseki is ahead with 281,851 votes.

APC’s Ize-Iyamu has 202,525.

The PDP candidate won in 11 councils, while Ize-Iyamu won in five, one of them being Adams Oshiomhole’s LG of Etsako West.

The results of the last two councils are being awaited. The councils are Orhionmwon and Ovia South West.

The Votes so far:

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Esan West

APC – 7,189

PDP – 17,434

Oredo

APC – 18,365

PDP – 43,498

Esan South-East

APC – 9,237

PDP – 10,563

Etsako West

APC – 26,140

PDP – 17,959

Ovia North-East

APC – 9,907

PDP – 16,987

Owan West

APC – 11,193

PDP – 11,485

Owan East

APC – 19,295

PDP – 14,762

Egor

APC – 10,202

PDP – 27,621

Uhunmwonde

APC – 5,972

PDP – 10,022

Ikpoba Okha

APC – 18,218

PDP – 41,030

Esan Central

APC – 6,719

PDP – 10,794

Esan North-East

APC – 6556

PDP – 13,579

Igueben LG

APC – 5199

PDP – 7870

Akoko Edo LG

APC : 22,963

PDP: 20,101

Etsako East LG

APC :17,011

PDP : 10,668

Etsako Central

APC : 8,359

PDP : 7,478

*Updated at 11.10 am

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