OSOGBO – The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ademola Adeleke, has obtained the highest number of votes from 17 of the 30 local governments in Osun State.
As a result, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has declared Adeleke winner of the Osun Gubernatorial election conducted on Saturday
The results were officially declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission in Sunday morning.
His closest rival, Governor Gboyega Oyetola of All Progressives Congress won in 13 Local Government Areas.
The results showed that Adeleke obtained 403, 371 votes from 30 LGAs while Oyetola got 375, 027 votes.
The Local Governments won by APC are Boripe, Ilesa East, Ayedire, Ifedayo, Ife Central, Ayedaade, Iwo, Olaoluwa, Isokan, Atakumosa East, Ife South, Ife Central and Ife East.
The PDP won Ede North Local Government, Ede South, Ifelodun, Boluwaduro, Egbedore, Odo Otin, Osogbo, Ila, Atakumosa West, Olorunda, Ilesa West, Obokun, Oriade, Orolu, Ife North, Irepodun and Ejigbo.