The Returning Officer of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Akpofure Rim-Rukeh has announced the final result of the Edo state gubernatorial election.

Obaseki wins Edo election

He said APC polled 223,619 votes, while PDP got 307,955 votes.

He declared the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Godwin Obaseki, winner of the election.

Obaseki defeated his closest Challenger, Osagie Ize-Iyamu of the All Progressives Congress with a sizeable margin.