Live Updates: Ambode, Tambuwal, Ajimobi, El-Rufai, Wike & Others Declared Winners In Governorship Elections



Winners of Saturday April 11 governorship election began to emerge on Sunday afternoon with the All Progressives Congress topping the Peoples Democratic Party in the results so far released by the Independent National Electoral Commission.

There were however still pockets of protests and killings in a few states even as the results were being announced and collation taking place in many other states.

Lagos State

Akinwunmi Ambode of APC: 811,994 votes

Jimi Agbaje of PDP: 659,788 votes

Bauchi State

Mohammed Abubakar of APC: 654,934 votes

Mohammed Jatau of PDP: 282,650 votes

Sokoto State

Aminu Tambuwal of APC: 647,609 votes

Abdallah Wali of PDP: 269,074 votes

Oyo State

Abiola Ajimobi of the APC: 327,310 votes

Rashidi Ladoja of Accord Party: 254,520 votes

Adebayo Alao-Akala of Labour Party:  184,111 votes

Benue State

Samuel Ortom of APC: 387,753 votes

TerhemenTarzor of PDP: 296,189 votes

Ebonyi State

Dave Umahi of PDO: 289, 867 votes

Edward Nkweguof Labour party: 124, 817 votes

Enugu State

Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of PDP:432, 377 votes

Key Ezea of APC: 43, 839 votes

Gombe State

Ibrahim Dankwambo of PDP: 285, 369 votes

Inuwa Yahyaof APC: 205, 132 votes

Kaduna State

Nasir El-Rufai of APC: 1,117,635 votes

MuhktarYero of PDP: 485,833 votes

Rivers State

Nyesom Wike of PDP: 1,029,102 votes

Dakuku Peterside of APC: 124,896 votes

Kwara State

Abdulfatah Ahmed of APC: 295,832 votes

Simeon Ajibola of PDP: 115,220 votes

Yobe State

Ibrahim Gaidam of APC: 334, 847 votes

Adamu MainaWaziri of PDP: 179, 700 votes

Ogun State

Ibikunle Amosun of APC: 306,988 votes

Gboyega Isiaka of PDP: 201,440 votes

Jigawa State

Badaru Abubakar of APC: 648 045 votes

Malam Aminu Ringim of PDP: 479 447 votes

Kwara State

Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed of APC: 295,832 votes

Sule Ajibola of PDP: 115,220 votes

Niger State

Abubakar Bello of APC: 593,702 votes

Umar Nasko of PDP: 239,772 votes

Plateau State

Simon Lalong of APC: 537,050 votes

Gyang Pwajok of PDP: 501,938 votes

Akwa Ibom State

Udom Emmanuel of PDP: 996,071 votes

Umana Okon Umana of APC: 89,865 votes

Katsina State

Aminu Bello Masari ofAPC: 943,085 votes

Musa Nashuni of PDP:476,768 votes

Imo State

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared elections in Imo State inconclusive. Before the INEC’s decision on Sunday, the incumbent Governor and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Rochas Okorocha, was leading. He had won in 20 Local Government Areas (LGAs) out of 27 LGAs.

The results initially announced were:

Rochas Okorocha of APC: 385,671 votes

Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha of PDP: 306,142 votes



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