Sanwo-Olu, Abubakar, Ikpeazu elected
The announcement of the governorship election results in Delta State at the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) collation centre in Asaba, the state capital, has been suspended till Monday, March 11, 2019.
With the results of 18 local government areas already announced and seven more to go, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and incumbent governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, is leading in 17 local government areas.
His closest opponent, Great Ogboru, of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has won one local government area.
Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has won the Lagos governorship election.
Sanwo-Olu polled a total of 739,445 votes to beat his closest rival Jimmy Agbaje of the PDP who polled a total of 206,141 votes.
INEC’s Returning Officer and Vice Chancellor, Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU, Prof. Eyitope Ogunbodede, noted that the APC candidate, Sanwo-Olu, having polled a majority of the votes cast at the polls, is declared the winner of the election.
Sanwo-Olu defeated Agbaje by a very broad margin of 533,304 votes.
Ugwuanyi declared winner
Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of the PDP has been declared the winner of the Enugu governorship election.
He polled 449,935 votes to defeat Ayogu Eze of the APC who polled 10,423 votes.
PDP’s Okezie Ikpeazu Re-Elected As Abia Governor
Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has been declared the winner of Saturday’s governorship election in the state.
The Returning Officer of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the state, Professor Damian Ozurumba, declared him as the winner of the poll after he secured 261,127 votes, more than double the 99, 574 votes his closest rival, Dr Uche Ogah of the All Progressives Congress (APC) got.
Dr Alex Otti of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) finished third with 64,366 votes.
Governor Badaru Abubakar of Jigawa State has been re-elected for another four years.
The governor who contested the election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) was declared the winner on Sunday.
He polled a total of 810,933 votes to defeat his closest rival from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Aminu Ringim, who got 288,356 votes.