The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and of course the current governor of Edo state, Godwin Obaseki is currently leading his major opponent from the All Progressives Congress, APC, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu with more than fifty thousand (50), votes
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has announced the results collated in eleven local governments and Obaseki has garnered more votes than any of the contenders in the ongoing election in the state.
With a total of 18 local governments in Edo, INEC has announced 11 remaining 7 local governments to go.
Below are the results as reported by news:
PDP: 27, 621
APC: 10, 202
PDP – 17,433
APC – 7,189