Benin City - Godwin Obaseki of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has won Wednesday's governorship election in Edo State.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says Godwin Obaseki of APC won with a figure of 319 483, while PDP got 253 173 votes.
Pastor Ize-Iyamu of the People's Democratic Party(PDP) came second in the votes collated and announced by INEC.
Obaseki claimed majority of the votes in Akoko Edo, Ikpoba/Okha, Etsako West, Etsako East, Etsako Central, Owan East and Owan West.
He also secured victory in Ovia North East, Egor, Igueben, Uhunwomnde and Oredo LGAs.
While Ize-Iyamu who has already rejected the results, won in Esan Central, Esan Southeast, Esan and Orhionmwon
See the official results of the governorship election in Edo State here.
- News 24