BREAKING! Governor Godwin Obaseki Of PDP Wins Edo State Gubernatorial Election

Published On: September 20, 2020, 3:20 pm (1 month ago)
Author: Mister Jay Wonder
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Edo state governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has defeated Mr Osagie Ize-Iyamu, to win a second term as governor of Edo State.

Obaseki was returned elected after polling the highest number of votes in the keenly-contested poll conducted on Saturday.

INEC Returning Officer for the poll declared the governor as the winner on Sunday at the office of the electoral umpire in Benin City, which doubled as the final collation centre.

The governor secured 307,955 of the total votes, 84,336 more votes than his closest rival Ize-Iyamu, who got 223, 619 votes.

A total of 14 political parties fielded candidates to jostle for the office of the governor in the state.

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-- stainfrees (m) at 20-09-2020 03:28 PM
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Very big congratulations. Well deserved victory. Shame to oshiomonkey.
-- Femolastic (m) at 20-09-2020 04:32 PM
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Congratulations to you sir..... So happy about this
-- SamNavy (m) at 20-09-2020 04:40 PM
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Congratulations sir
E sweet me
-- fineboy77 (m) at 20-09-2020 05:30 PM
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Its safe to say that Oshiomole's political career is dead and buried.

-- smart61 (m) at 20-09-2020 06:00 PM
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Oshiomole is definitely living behind a bad legacy
-- mgiwa6 (m) at 20-09-2020 06:31 PM
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Congratulations! You just won another lottery, the monthly allocation from the federation account. Use as you wish.
-- kacylee (f) at 20-09-2020 08:50 PM
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the people have spoken in a loud voice