With the huge victory recorded by the APC, the party has now become the dominant party in Nigeria.
The PDP has won in Akwa Ibom, Ebonyi, Gombe and Enugu and at last count, is leading in Rivers, Delta and Taraba.
The party is also leading in Plateau and Kebbi states. Here is the list of winners announced so far:
Oyo State governor who is under APC, Abiola Ajimobi, won the elections, and will be continuing his tenure as governor.
APC polled 327,310, Accord- 254,520, LP – 184,111, PDP – 79,019 and
SDP- 54,740. His victory makes him the first Oyo State governor to be
re-elected for a second term, Premium Times
PDP’s Udom Emmanuel won the governorship election in Akwa Ibom.
Emmanuel scored 996, 071 votes to defeat his APC opponent, Umana Umana
, who got 89, 865 votes, Leadership
APC’s Ibikunle Amosun, won the Ogun State elections and will rule the state for a second term.
reports that “the incumbent secured 306,988 votes to defeat Gboyega Isiaka
of People’s Democratic Party, PDP, who had 201,440 votes. The Social Democratic Party, SDP, candidate, Akin Odunsi,
came third with 25,826 votes.”
APC candidate, Akinwunmi Ambode won in Lagos State.
reports that “Ambode polled 811,994 votes, with the runner-up and the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Jimi Agbaje
, polling 659,788 votes.”
Ebonyi State deputy governor and PDP candidate, Dave Umahi won the Ebonyi elections.
that “Umahi polled a total of 289, 867 votes to emerged winner after
defeating his closest rival, the Labour party candidate, Sir Edward
Nkwegu who pulled a total of 124, 817 votes.The All Progressives
Congress (APC) candidate, Senator Juluis Ucha got a total of 27, 583
Current speaker of the House of Representatives and APC candidate, Aminu Tambuwal, emerged winner of the Sokoto governorship elections.
Tambuwal scored 647,609 votes to beat his major rival and former political benefactor, PDP’S Abdallah Wali, who polled 269,074 votes, News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
Former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Masari
, won the governorship election in Katsina State on the APC platform
“Masari polled 943,085 votes to defeat the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP candidate, Musa Nashuni,
who scored 476,768 votes in the Saturday election,” Premium Times
Kwara State governor Abdulfatah Ahmed won the elections.
polled 295,832 votes to defeat his closest rival, Senator Simeon
Ajibola of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), who polled 115,220
votes, according to Premium Times.
Incumbent governor, APC’s Rochas Okorocha is in the lead.
Although election results have not been officially announced yet a Channels TV
news broadcast revealed that Okorocha had won in 20 out of 27 local
governments in the state, and he is currently leading with over 50,000
Update: INEC declares Imo State elections inconclusive
APC candidate Abubakar Bello won.