IBADAN, Nigeria (VOICE OF NAIJA) – Results from the presidential election in Ekiti State indicate that Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has defeated his opponents.
According to the results announced by Professor Akeem Olawale Lasisi, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Returning Officer for the presidential election in Ekiti, Tinubu polled 201,494 votes to beat the presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar and the Labour Party candidate, Peter Obi, who stand a distant second and third respectively.
While Atiku secured 89,554, Obi got 11,397 votes.
Below are the results in detail:
PRESIDENTIAL RESULTS IN EKITI STATE
Total registered: 986,776
Total valid 308171
Total rejected 6301
Total votes cast 314472