No fewer than 993 candidates contested the gubernatorial election in 28 states and state houses of assembly elections across the country, with results already trickling in.
Parties like the PDP, APC, SDP, Accord Party, Labour Party, ADC, NNPP, and others fielded candidates for the election with the hope of grabbing key positions.
Naija News reports that the Labour Party and the NNPP would likely cause an upset, with many analysts predicting that the parties grab some states for themselves.
However, the APC and PDP, who have claimed to have the structure and spread, worked to prevent such a scenario.
Stick with Naija News as we bring you State-by-State governorship election results from across Nigeria…
PDP UMO ENO WINS AKWA IBOM GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION
Eno polled 354,348 to defeat his closest rivals — Akanimo Udofia of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who scored 129,602 votes and Labour Party (LP)’s Uduakobong who got 4,746 votes.
SEYI MAKINDE RE-ELECTED AS OYO STATE GOVERNOR
Final result of Oyo state governorship election
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Author: George Oshogwe Ogbolu