Edo State Election News – The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC on Thursday, Seeptemeber 29th, 2016 declared the Candidate of the All Progressive Congress, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has winner in the Edo gubernatorial election.
Obaseki polled 319,483 to defeat his closest rival, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu after polling 319,483 as against 253,173 polled by the PDP candidate. The candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Osaro Onaiwu who took third in the election polled 876 votes.
The Resident Electoral Commissioner declared Mr. Godwin Obaseki as governor-elect.
The APC candidate pulled 319,483 while the second runner up, PDP Candidate pulled 253,173.