A new set of governors have emerged following the elections conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission on Saturday.
As at the time of filing this report, INEC has so far announced the winners of the elections in 22 states.
Governors-elect have not been named in nine states as of the time of this report. Of these, the commission has declared the elections in five states “inconclusive”.
The affected states are Bauchi, Benue, Sokoto, Adamawa and Plateau. Election processes have been suspended in Rivers State entirely.
So far, only APC and PDP have had their candidates emerge as winners in the elections.
Governorship elections did not hold in seven states in this round. The states are Edo, Kogi, Ondo, Ekiti, Anambra, Osun and Bayelsa.
Below is the list of the Governors-elect announced by INEC so far
|No||States||Name of Winning Candidates||Party|
|1||Imo State||Emeka Ihedioha||PDP|
|2||Abia state||Okezie Ikpeazu||PDP|
|3||Taraba State||Darius Ishaku||PDP|
|4||Zamfara State||Muktar Idris||APC|
|5||Yobe State||Mai Mala Buni||APC|
|6||Oyo State||Seyi Makinde||PDP|
|7||Ogun State||Dapo Abiodun||APC|
|8||Niger State||Abubakar Bello||APC|
|10||Lagos State||Babajide Sanwo Olu||APC|
|11||Kwara State||Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq||APC|
|12||Kebbi State||Atiku Bagudu||APC|
|13||Katsina State||Aminu Masari||APC|
|14||Kaduna State||Nasir El-rufai||APC|
|15||Jigawa State||Mohammadu Abubakar||APC|
|16||Gombe State||Inuwa Yahaya||APC|
|17||Enugu State||Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi||PDP|
|18||Ebonyi State||David Umahi||PDP|
|19||Delta State||Ifeanyi Okowa||PDP|
|20||Cross Rivers||Benedict Ayade||PDP|
|21||Borno State||Babagana Zulum||APC|
|22||Akwa Ibom||Udom Emmanuel||PDP|
Source: Naija News