How Fayemi Won Ekiti Gubernatorial Election

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How Fayemi Won Ekiti Gubernatorial Election

The candidate of the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC), Kayode Fayemi, has been declared the winner of the Ekiti State governorship election.

This is according to the results declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in majority of the 16 local councils in the state.

The chief returning officer of the election, Idowu Olayinka, a professor and vice chancellor of the University of Ibadan, announced the final results in the early hours of Sunday, July 15, 2018.

Here are results by local government areas:

Ido Osi

APC – 12,342
PDP – 11145
LP – 08
SDP  – 60


Irepodun/Ifelodun

APC – 13,869
PDP – 11456
LP – 13


Oye

APC – 14,995
PDP – 11,271
LP – 08
SDP – 24


Ilejemeje

APC – 4,153
PDP – 3,937


Moba

APC – 11837
PDP – 8520
LP – 13
SDP – 15


Efon

APC – 5, 028
PDP – 5,192
LP – 05
SDP – 11


Ijero

APC – 14,192
PDP – 11,078
LP – 13


Gboyin

APC – 11498
PDP – 8027
LP – 18
SDP – 10


Ikole

APC – 14520
PDP – 13961
LP – 11
SDP – 53


Emure

APC – 7048
PDP – 7121
LP – 5 votes


Ise Orun

APC – 11,908
PDP – 6,297
LP – 08
SDP – 05


Ekiti East

APC – 12,778
PDP – 11,564
LP – 04
SDP – 26


Ekiti South West

APC – 11,015
PDP – 8,423
SDP – 23
LP – 46


Ado Ekiti
APC – 28, 111
PDP –  32,810
LP –  95
SDP –  39

Ikere Local Government
APC – 11,515
PDP – 17,183

Ekiti West Local Government
APC –  12,648
PDP – 10,137

It is believed that a total of 403,451 votes was cast with 384,594 valid votes. A total of 18,857 votes was rejected.

From the results of the 16 local government areas in the state, Fayemi defeated his closest rival, Prof. Kolapo Olusola of the Peoples Democratic Party, in 12 LGAs.

Fayemi polled 197,459 while Olusola scored 178,114 votes.

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