#EdoDecides: APC leads, as Obaseki wins first official result

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GODWIN Obaseki, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the Edo governorship election, is in early lead as he has won the first officially declared result.

It was the result for Ward 9 in Oredo local council, Benin, where collation of results has commenced.

 

Dr Olusola Ayanda, who declared the result for Ward Nine, said the APC candidate won 1,980 votes, while the PDP candidate, Osagie Ize-Iyamu got 1,833, indicative of a tight race in the ward.

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Governor Oshiomole waiting for his turn to vote

Despite the high turn out of voters 4093 people voted out of the 13,765 registered.

 

The number of rejected votes was 283.

 

The APC also won  Ward Seven, scoring a total of 4412 votes. PDP got 4047 votes.

 

Out of the eight wards declared by midnight for Oredo, PDP won in one, ward 12,  by 25 votes, while the APC won the remaining seven. In ward 12, while PDP polled 2,066 votes, APC got 2.041.

 

Apart from ward nine and seven won by the APC, the party also won wards five and 10,

 

Meanwhile, the National chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun lost his polling unit to the PDP.

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Ize-Iyamu casting his ballot

While his party, APC polled 69 votes in his Oredo Unit 2, ward 2, the opposition Peoples Democratic Party got 78 votes.

 

The PDP candidate, Osagie Ize-Iyamu also won his polling unit in Ward five of Orhiomwon local council, winning 369 votes, to APC’s one vote.

 

Elsewhere in early results, the APC leads the PDP, in some cases, by wide margin, in some others the two parties run neck and neck:

 

 

Some of the results:

 

Ovia Northeast: Obarenren Unit four – APC 70, PDP 46

 

Unit three – APC 74,  PDP, 50

 

Unit Six – APC 69, PDP 42

 

Unit two :Aihuababekun – APC 153, PDP 57

 

Obazuwa –  APC 80, PDP 47

 

Odighi unit 11 – APC 107, PDP 11

 

Unit 12 Odighi – APC 151, PDP 24

 

Okuen – APC 28 PDP 9

 

Odigueten – APC 137, PDP 60

 

Oredo Ward eight Unit 25

APC –  113

PDP  – 97

PPA  – 1

 

Oredo Ward eight Unit 15

 

APC – 50

PDP – 79

 

Oredo Ward eight Unit 16

 

APC – 121

PDP  – 96

 

Oredo Ward Eight Unit 17

 

APC – 105

PDP  -77

 

Oredo Ward eight Unit 23

 

APC – 143

 

PDP – 25

 

Oredo Ward 2 Unit one

APC  -102

PDP  -98

 

Unit 25 Ward 11

 

APC  -92

PDP – 72

 

Egor Ward 1:

 

Unit 1 APC 129 PDP 86.

 

Unit 2 APC 139 PDP 53.

 

Unit 3 APC 119 PDP 82.

 

Unit 4 APC 176 PDP 102.

 

Unit 5 APC 121 PDP 85.

 

Unit 7 APC 143 PDP 72.

 

Unit 8 APC 87 PDP 109.

 

Unit 9 APC 207 PDP 97.

 

Unit 10 APC 128 PDP 126.

 

Unit 11 APC 126 PDP 79.

 

Unit 12 APC 65 PDP 99.

 

Unit 13 APC 192 PDP 113

 

*Note: These Results were declared by INEC at the polling Units

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