APC set for victory in Kwara governorship election

Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed
Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed

The All Progressives Congress is set to win the Kwara gubernatorial race as the party won in 14 of the 16 local governments whose results have already been announced by the electoral commission, INEC.

The APC candidate, Abdulfatah Ahmed, received more than double of the votes garnered by his closest rival, Simeon Ajibola of the Peoples’ Democratic Party.

The APC garnered 262,248 while the PDP secured 102,911 votes.

The results from Kaima and Baruten local governments are expected to be announced at about 6 p.m.

Governorship results from 14 local governments

Oke Ero APC 6631 PDP 3815

Asa APC 18363 PDP 6186

Isim LG: APC 5525, PDP 4209

Oke ero LG: APC 6631, PDP 3815

Ekiti LG: APC 6269 PDP 4398 LP 299

Offa LG: APC 18569 PDP 4778

Ilorin South LG APC 21220 PDP 11439

Pategi LG APC 16335 PDP 3033

Irepodun LG APC 14, 970 PDP 7, 380

Edu LG APC 22963 PDP 9229

Ilorin East APC 25700 PDP 10923

Moro APC 16614 PDP 6330

Two wards cancelled to incidence of overvoting

Ifelodun APC 25528 PDP 8086

Ilorin West APC 53284 PDP 18196

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