Dez Mayorz teams were in Ekiti state and from their reports based on INEC collation. APC Fayemi has won the Ekiti gubernatorial seat .
The candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Dr. Kayode Fayemi has won the governorship election held in Ekiti State on Saturday.
According to the results of the poll announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Fayemi won in 12 of the 16 local governments, leaving only four LGs for Prof. Kolapo Olusola of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.
In the final result Fayemi of the APC polled 197,545 to defeat Olusola of the PDP, who polled 178,130 votes. With this, Fayemi is now Ekiti governor-elect and will take over from the incumbent governor, Ayodele Fayose.
The candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Kayode Fayemi, has taken an early lead in the Ekiti State governorship election.
Mr Fayemi has won in six of the seven local government areas where results have been announced by relevant electoral officials.
The results from the various local governments will next be sent to the INEC secretariat in Ado-Ekiti where they will be formally announced.
From the results collated at the local governments, Mr Fayemi has won in Ilejemeje (4153 to 3937), Moba (11837 to 8520), Irepodun-Ifelodun (13,869 to 11,456), Oye (14,995 to 11,271), Ido-Osi (12,342 to 11,145) and Ijero (14,192 to 11,077).
Olusola Eleka of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) won in Efon Alaye local government (5,192 to 5028).
A tabulation of the seven results shows that the APC has 76,416 votes while the PDP has 62,598 votes, a difference of 13,818 votes.
Previous report in the day.
APC 12,473, PDP 3,821
APC 16,786, PDP 6,938
APC 23,849, PDP 14,725
APC 8,626, PDP 2,169
APC 9,572, PDP 2,825
APC 16,048, PDP 6,812
Ekiti South West:
APC 14,216, PDP 5,768
APC 16,988, PDP 7,119
APC 14,326, PDP 5,714
Ekiti East LG:
APC 14,579, PDP 6,128
APC 14,906 PDP 4,928
APC 17,089, LP 600, PDP 3,614
APC 14,738, PDP 5,986
APC 13,731 PDP 6,432
Ido Osi LG:
APC 16,648 PDP 8,103
APC 52,819, LP PDP 11,483
Congratulations to DR. JOHN KAYODE FAYEMI.