Obaseki floors Ize-Iyamu to win Edo guber poll 

Obaseki floors Ize-Iyamu to win Edo guber poll
By Steve Oko
The incumbent Gov. Godwin Obaseki of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,  has defeated his major challenger, Pastor Osagie Ize -Iyamu of the All Progressive Congress, APC, to win the Edo State governorship election held Saturday, September 19, 2020.
Obaseki polled a total of 307,955 votes while the APC candidate scored 223,619 votes to come second.
The PDP candidate coasted to victory with a clear margin of   84,336 vote.
According to the results announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC , PDP won  in 13 of the 18 local governments in the state  ,while APC won only in five LGAs.
Below is the details of how both men fared at each LGA in the keenly contested and tension -soaked poll.
AKOKO EDO
APC – 22,963
PDP – 20,101
EGOR
APC- 10,202
PDP – 27,621
ESAN CENTRAL
APC – 6,719
PDP – 10,794
ESAN NORTH EAST
APC – 6,556
PDP – 13,579
ESAN SOUTH EAST
APC – 9,237
PDP – 10,563
ESAN WEST
APC – 7,189
PDP – 17,434
ETSAKO CENTRAL
APC – 8,359
PDP – 7,478
ETSAKO EAST
APC – 17,011
PDP – 10,668
ETSAKO WEST
APC – 26,140
PDP – 17,959
IGUEBEN
APC – 5,199
PDP – 7,870
IKPOBA OKHA
APC – 18,218
PDP – 41,030
OREDO
APC – 18,365
PDP – 43,498
ORHIONMWON
APC – 10,458
PDP – 13,445
OVIA NORTH EAST
APC – 9,907
PDP – 16,987
OVIA SOUTH WEST
APC  – 10,636
PDP – 12,659
OWAN EAST
APC – 19,295
PDP – 14,762
OWAN WEST
APC – 11,193
PDP – 11,485
UHUNMWODE
APC – 5,972
PDP – 10,022
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