Seyi Makinde
Seyi Makinde

Oyo PDP governorship candidate wins polling unit

NEWS DIGEST – Mr Seyi Makinde, the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State on Saturday  won in his Ward 11 Unit 01 polling centre in  Ibadan North East Local Government Area.

The PDP candidate won with 165 votes to defeat  his close rival,  Adebayo Adelabu of the All Progressives Congress(APC) who  scored 71 votes.

Announcing the results, Mr Nnamdi Emmanuel, the Presiding Officer for the polling unit, said that the ADC candidate, Femi Lanlehin,  came third with two  votes.

In the House of Assembly results at the polling unit, PDP also won with 142 votes while the APC  scored 70 votes with  ADC getting seven  votes.

The total registered voters in the polling unit  was 705 while 241 were accredited and voted.

There was also  no case of void votes recorded in the governorship election although  four  void votes were  recorded in the Assembly election.(NAN)