The All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate in the Edo governorship election, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, currently ahead of his closest rival from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, with62, 306 votes.
The APC has polled 306,663 votes, while the PDP garnered 244,363 in all the local government areas where results have been officially announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
Results of 17 out of 18 LGAs in Edo State have been announced by INEC.
The APC won in 12 LGAs, while PDP triumphed in five.
Ovia South West is the only local government whose results have not been declared.
Source: The Nation