Senator Ademola Nurudeen Jackson Adeleke has been announced the winner of the Osun State governorship election.
Adeleke emerged as the winner of the election with 403,371 votes.
Announcing the winner on Sunday morning, the returning officer for the Osun governorship election, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lagos, Prof Oluwatoyin Ogundipe confirmed that Ademola polled 403,371 votes.
He polled the highest vote to win his major contender, Governor Gboyega Oyetola who polled 375,027, and Action Democratic Party (ADP) Kehinde Atanda as the second runner-up.
Adeleke won 17 local governments while Governor Oyetola from the ruling party won 13 local governments.
The former lawmaker had 2018 competed with the incumbent governor and lost the election to him in the rerun.
See results as collated:
Atakunmosa East LG
Atakunmosa West LG
There was an infraction in a polling unit. The corps member was axed and has been hospitalized
Ede North LGA
Ede South LGA
Ife Central LGA
There was overvoting in one of the PU
Ife East LGA
Overvoting in a polling unit in Ikirun.
Ife North LGA
Ife South LGA
Ilesa East LGA
Ilesa West LGA
Hoodlums invaded RA6 PU2 with guns and snatched the ballot box in Inisa.