This online news platform understands that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) conducted the governorship elections March 9 and supplementary elections March 23, which thereafter produced the winners.
The supplementary governorship elections held in Benue, Kano, Sokoto, Bauchi among others on Saturday.
A combined result of the main elections and the supplementary elections shows that there are 27 governors-elect except for Rivers State where elections will continue April 2.
Here is the list of elected governors:
1. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi – (PDP) Enugu State.
2. David Umahi – (PDP) Ebonyi State
3. Inuwa Yahaya (APC) Gombe State
4. Okezie Ikpeazu (PDP) Abia State
5. Abubakar Bello (APC) Niger State
6. Seyi Makinde (PDP) Oyo State
7. Emmanuel Udom (PDP) Akwa Ibom State
8. Prof. Ben Ayade (PDP) Cross River
9. MaiMala Buni (APC) Yobe State
10. Babajide Sanwo-Olu (APC) Lagos State
11. Dapo Abiodun (APC) Ogun
12. Ifeanyi Okowa (PDP) Delta.
13. Babagana Zulum (APC) Borno
14. Mallam Nasir El-Rufai (APC) Kaduna)
15. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha (PDP) Imo
16. Mohammed Badaru (APC) Jigawa
17. Aminu Masari (APC) Katsina
18. Atiku Bagudu (APC) Kebbi
19. Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq (APC) Kwara
20. Abdullahi Sule (APC) Nasarawa
21. Muktar Idris (APC) Zamfara
22. Darius Ishaku (PDP) Taraba
23. Samuel Ortom (PDP) Benue
24. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje (APC) Kano
25. Aminu Tambuwal (PDP) Sokoto
26. Simon Lalong (APC) Plateau
States were the governorship elections did not take place include:
27. Ekiti (APC) John Fayemi
28. Bayelsa (PDP) Seriake Dickson
39. Kogi (APC) Yahaya Bello
30. Osun (sitting governor, Gboyega Oyetola and PDP’s Ademola Adeleke are still in court)
31: Ondo (APC) Rotimi Akeredolu
32. Edo (APC) Godwin Obaseki
33. Adamawa (undecided)
34. Rivers (undecided)
35. Bauchi (undecided)