Fayose Wins Ekiti Guber Poll!

Peter Ayodele Fayose, former Governor and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the Ekiti State governorship election has emerged the winner of the election.

Ayo Fayose got majority votes in all the 16 local government areas announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission.

He ran against two other major contenders; the incumbent Governor of the state, Kayode Fayemi, who flew the All Progressives Congress’ flag and Opeyemi Bamidele who contested on the platform of the Labour Party.
Fayose polled a total of 203, 090 votes while Governor Fayemi had 120, 443 votes. Bamidele came a distant third with 18, 135 votes.
The returning officer, Professor Azuzu therefore announced the PDP candidate as the winner of the governorship election. He noted that the presence of security personnel around the state encourage voters to turn out in large numbers.

Some of the results from the local government areas are as follows: Oye Local Government Area, APC got 10,176 and PDP had 11,200 votes. At the Emure Local Government, APC received 4,332 votes; Labour Party,1,527 and PDP 7,086.

The results from the Ilejemeje Local Government Area showed that Fayose of the PDP led with 3.670, APC, 3,336 and Labour 165.

At Ikere Ekiti Local Government Area, PDP polled 16,197, APC, 7,989 and Labour 585. In Ikole Ekiti, APC polled 8,804, Labour Party, 1,259 and PDP, 14,238. In Ekiti South West, APC 6,746; LP 1,413; and PDP 11,038. Ijero, APC 9,348, LP 1,554, PDP 13,814. Ifelodun APC 6,834, LP 3,555, and PDP 13, 038.

Below is the table of the result of the election across the 16 local government areas:
LG                    APC      LP        PDP

 Efon                3,422    358      5,335

 Oye                 10,176   512     11,200

 Ilejemeje     3,336      165     3,670

 Ikere             7,989      585     16,197

 Ikole            8,804      1,259   14,238

 Ekiti S/W    6,746      1,413    11,038

 Ijero            9,348       1,554    13,814

 Ifelodun       6,834    3,555    13,038

 Emure          4,332      1,527     7,086

 Ekiti-East     8,584      884       12,498

 Moba             7,994      1,000    8,878

 Gbonyin         8,138     714        11,046

 Ise                    5,809     600      10,136

 Ekiti-West     7,860    884         10,702

 Ido-Osi           7,134     1,182     13,045

 Ado-Ekiti     13,927    2,065    41,169

Author: NewsAdmin

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