In News by Oluwaseun Samuel on the 20th, September, 2020

It’s Official, Obaseki Leads With Nearly 100,000 Votes After 13 Native Govts

It’s Official, Obaseki Leads With Almost 100,000 Votes After 13 Local Govts

The governor’s challenger, Osagie Ize-Iyamu of the All Progressives Congress has recorded 154,192 votes, to this point.

Godwin Obaseki

PREMIUM TIMES reviews that Governor Godwin Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic Get together is main in Saturday’s Edo State governorship election after recording 250,345 votes within the ongoing collation train after outcomes from 13 native governments.

The governor’s challenger, Osagie Ize-Iyamu of the All Progressives Congress has recorded 154,192 votes, to this point.

Outcomes from 13 LGAs have to this point been collated on the INEC collation train in Benin Metropolis, the state capital.

Edo State has 18 LGAs and the election was held in all of the native governments.

Mr Obaseki has received in 11 LGAs together with his dwelling Oredo LGA, the biggest, whereas Mr Ize-Iyamu has solely picked two, Owan East and Etsako West, Adam Oshiomole’s LGA.

Mr Obaseki received his first election in 2016 as a candidate of the APC, principally supported by Mr Oshiomole, the quick previous governor and former chairman of the APC. Mr Ize-Iyamu was then the candidate of the PDP.

However in the middle of his time period because the governor, Mr Obaseki turned estranged with Mr Oshiomole, inflicting an epic political battle now being capped off together with his anticipated victory at this time.

The battle contributed to the autumn of Mr Oshiomole because the chairman of the APC. However Mr Obaseki additionally couldn’t get that occasion’s ticket and he needed to swap to the PDP together with his deputy, Phillip Shaibu.

READ ALSO:  Obaseki Maintains Lead After 12 LGAs, Now Main Ize-Iyamu With Over 50okay Votes

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