BREAKING: OndoDecides: It is official, Akeredolu in landslide victory, set to become governor-elect

Rotimi Akeredolu, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, is set to become the governor-elect of Ondo State.

At the end of official results announced by the electoral commission, INEC, for 17 local governments, Mr. Akeredolu scored 195,605 votes. His closest challenger, Eyitayo Jegede of the state’s ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, scored 116,580 votes. Olusola Oke of the Alliance for Democracy, AD, currently has 85,207 votes.

The results of one local government, Ilaje, is still being expected and INEC has postponed further announcement of results to 11 a.m.

Apart from winning the highest number of votes cast in the 15 local governments already announced, Mr. Akeredolu also won the highest number of councils. He won in 14 local governments, Mr. Jegede won in two while Mr. Oke won in one local government.

Read our live update of the official results here and live update of the election here.
More details later…

Local Government                Registered Voters     Accredited Voters     AD      APC        PDP
Ondo East                                            45,050         15,987                      2,742   4,253      7,317
Ile-oluji/Oke Igbo                                66,090         26,281                     4,522   10,681    8,306
Akoko North East                                                                                   5, 86     13, 645   6, 496  
Ifedore                                                 70359           24501                     4,629    10,958    6,747
Irele                                                     60,264          26,225                    6,710    11,138     5,907
Ondo West                                          155,346       40,028                     7,154    10,672     17,382
Ose                                                     63,397          26,548                     4,272   13,454     6,520
Akure North                                       65,268          24,076                    4,123   10,710      6,493
Akoko South East                              31,068          14,036                    2,270   6,384       4,239
Akoko South West                             93,314          40,719                    9,359   19,892     7,691
Akoko North West                            64,735           37067                    4,831    13048      6, 049
Okitipupa                                          99,359           43,518                  16,294   14,930      8,031
Owo                                                 118131            42,759                   2,469   32,988     4,241
Ese Odo                                           66,507            25,563                   3,562   10,700      8,701
Akure South                                    261,281         69,916                   12,270   25,797      25,005