Ondo Decides 2020: Gov Akeredolu in early lead as results of 12 LGAs trickle in
Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of the All Progressive Congress (APC) has an early lead till 2.30 am after results from 12 of the 18 local councils were announced.
The All Progressives Congress, APC, standard-bearer won nine of the 12 councils while his major challenger, Mr Eyitayo Jegede, of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, won three councils.
So far, Akeredolu has polled 178,854 votes while Jegede got 141,083 votes.
Hon Agboola Ajayi of the Zenith Labour Party, ZLP, is trailing the duo with 32,060 votes and is yet to win any council.
Breakdown of LG results
APC had 9,350
ZLP got 1,863
Akure South LGA
ZLP – 2,236
Akoko Southeast LGA
Ile-Oluji Okeogbo LGA
APC – 13,278
APC – 21,232
ZLP – 2,775
Akoko Northwest LGA
Ondo East LGA
APC – 16,572
Akure North LGA
Meanwhile, the Independent National Electoral Commission says it would resume the announcement of election results in the Akure Collation Centre 9 a.m. on Sunday.
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