Benin - Godwin Obaseki has won the Edo state gubernatorial primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) held on Saturday at Samueal Ogbemudia stadium in Benin.
According to PM News, the election ended in the early hours if Sunday and it was contested by 12 aspirants.
Governore Aminu Masara of Katsina state, who chaired the proceedings, announced the Obaseki’s election.
Aljazirah Nigeria Newspaper said that at least 2 873 delegates from 192 wards of Edo state were accredited for the primary election.
Obaseki clinched 1 618 of the votes, while his closest rival managed to score 471 votes.
See the breakdown of the results below, according to report:
Agbarha Justina 3
Chris Ogiemwonyi 137
Oserheimen Osunbor 10
Godwin Obaseki 1618
Kenneth Imansuangbon 247
Blessing Agbomhere 5
Charles Airhiavbere 11
Fredrick Amadasun 8
Emmanuel Arigbe-Osula 10
Austin Emuan 7
Peter Esele 8
- News24 Nigeria