The Impartial Nationwide Electoral Fee, INEC, has declared Gboyega Oyetola of the APC as winner of the governorship election in Osun State which held on Thursday.
Oyetola polled a complete of 255,505 votes after the collation of the outcomes of the supplementary election in seven polling models throughout 4 native governments, whereas PDP’s Ademola Adeleke polled a complete of 255,023 votes to return second.
On the finish of final Satuday’s poll, Adeleke scored the very best quantity of votes, beating Oyetola with 353 votes however INEC declared the election inconclusive and ordered a rerun as a result of the quantity of cancelled votes within the seven polling models was far increased than the margin by which Adeleke beat Oyetola. Following this supplementary votes on Thursday, Oyetola overtook and beat Adeleke with a complete margin of 482 votes.
Moreover main within the quantity of votes solid, the APC additionally gained a complete of 16 native governments as towards 11 gained by the PDP.