Breaking: Obaseki Wins Edo Gubernatorial Election
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has declared Peoples Democratic Party candidate, Mr Godwin Obaseki winner in the just concluded gubernatorial election in Edo State.
According to the results, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Godwin Obaseki polled three hundred and seven thousand, nine hundred and fifty-five, 307,955, votes.
The All Progressives Congress, APC, flagbearer, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu had two hundred and twenty-three thousand, six hundred and nineteen, 223,619.
With the victory, Governor Obaseki will be at the saddle in Edo State for a 2nd term of 4 years.
Savouring the victory, the Edo State governor expressed appreciation to President Muhammadu Buhari for defending democracy, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) stakeholders as well as the electorate.