The All Progressives Alliance (APC), candidate in yesterdays gubernatorial elections in Ondo state, Rotimi Akeredolu has been declared winner by the Independent National Electoral Commission.
Akeredolu according to the result announced by the Chief Returning Officer, Prof. A. Ambali, won the election with 244,842 votes to defeat his closest rival, Eyitayo Jegede of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) who polled 150,380 votes.
REGISTERED VOTERS = 1,647, 976
ACCREDITED VOTERS: 584, 997
Chief Olusola Oke of the Alliance for Democracy, ( AD) had 126,889 votes.
Report revealed that House of Assembly candidate in Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Okon Uwah, was reportedly killed on Wednesday while on campaign in Ward Three in the Ukanafun Local Government Area.
Uwah, who was contesting on the platform of the All Progressives Congress to represent the Ukanafun State Constituency, was a former Deputy Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly.
The facts of the killing remained sketchy as of the time of this report but our correspondent learnt late on […]