INEC Declares Oyetola Winner Of Osun Governorship Election
The Independent National Electoral Commission declared the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Gboyega Oyetola, as the Governorship election in Osun state.
The returning officer, Prof. Joseph Fuwape declared the APC candidate, Oyetola the winner of the rerun election in seven polling units in the state.. making the APC’s total to 255,505 while that of the PDP’s candidate, Ademola Adeleke was 255,023.
The result was met by protest by the PDP and other parties who insisted the rerun was full of irregularities including vote buying, and intimidation of opposition voters amongst others.
Adeleke won the main election after polling 254,698 votes to Oyetola’s 254,345, but rerun was called by INEC after results were cancelled in seven polling units in the state.
Below are the results for each polling unit: