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Edo2020: Edo State Governorship Election Results

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Edo2020: Edo Election Results From Different LGAs Announced By INEC

Results from the keenly contested 2020 Edo State Governorship election have started trickling in.

Naija News reports that a total of 14 parties took part in the Edo election.

The election was majorly contested between the candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu and the incumbent governor of the State, Godwin Nogheghase Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Reports of violence, failures of card readers and other complaints from parties and election observers have dominated the media space.

The Edo election was held in 18 local governments, 192 Wards, and 2,627 polling units.

Stick with Naija News and refresh this page as we bring to you live updates of election results.

Ovia South-West LGA

APC: 10,636

PDP: 12,659

Total valid votes: 23,741

Rejected votes: 743

Total votes cast: 24,484

Orhiaonmwon LGA

Godwin Obaseki of PDP has won Orhiaonmwon LGA, the home of his challenger Osagie Ize-Iyamu of APC.

The results are follows

APC – 10,458

PDP – 13,445

Results of 17 LGAs have been declared, remaining one to end the collation exercise ongoing in Benin City.

PDP has recorded 302,017 ahead of APC’s 212,983.

Etsako Central

Registered voters – 50,004

Accredited voters – 16,092

APC – 8359

PDP – 7,478

A ward, with 7778 registered voters, was cancelled due to violence “to the extent an INEC official was shot and lying critically at the hospital ” the returning officer reported. He also said a PU was cancelled due to over voting.

Etsako East

Registered voters 157,291

Accredited voters 28,464

APC – 17,011

PDP -10,668

Akoko Edo LGA

Registered voters 121027

Accredited voters 46967

APC – 22,963

PDP – 20,101

Esan West

Registered voters 99983

Accredited voters – 25530

APC 7189

PDP 17434

Oredo LGA

Registered votes – 309,968

Accredited votes – 64783

APC – 18365

PDP – 43498

There were cancellations in two units in two wards due to over voting and ballot snatching.

This is Governor Obaseki’s LGA.

Etsako West

Registered voters 158,899

Accredited voters 48846

APC – 26140

PDP – 17959

This is APC leader Adam Oshiomole’s LGA.

Ovia North East
Accredited voters – 28,607

APC – 9,907

PDP – 16,987

No case of cancellation

Esan South East

APC 9,237

PDP – 10,565

Owan West

Registered voters – 61,193

Accredited voters – 23,294

APC – 11193

PDP – 11,485

Cancellation of votes in three units due to over voting and card reader fault

Egor LGA

Registered voters – 219841

Accredited voters – 39709

APC – 10,202

PDP -27,621

Owan East

APC – 19,295

PDP – 14762

Uhunmwonde LGA

Registered voters – 73,416

Accredited voters – 16741

APC – 5,972

PDP – 10,002

Valid votes – 16283

Ikpoba Okha LGA

Registered voters – 310,073

Accredited -61,731

APC – 18,218

PDP – 41,030

Valid votes – 60,052

Four polling units with registered voters totaling 3,168, were cancelled due to violence.

Esan Central LGA

Accredited voters 17931

APC – 6,719

PDP – 10,794

Total valid votes 17672

Esan North-East LGA

Registered voters – 84,241

Accredited voters – 28241

APC – 6556

PDP -13,579

IGUEBEN LGA

Final result sheet for IGUEBEN LGA as signed by the LG collation officer and party agents:

APC: 5,199

PDP: 7,870

Registered Voters: 46,828

Accredited Voters; 13,404

Total Votes Cast: 13,382

Total Valid Votes: 13,170

The Independent National Electoral Commission are currently compiling results from different wards, and Local Government Areas of Edo state.

Source: Naija News