Wednesday, 28 September 2016

Edo election: Unofficial results APC / PDP

Edo election: Unofficial results

Disclaimer: Please note that the results below are unofficial as only INEC has the right to collate and announce the results of the election.

Nineteen candidates are flying for governorship ticket, but many believe it is a two horse race between Godwin Obaseki of the All Progressives Congress, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu of the Peoples Democratic Party. Edo state has a total of 1,925,105 registered voters;
192 Registration Areas (RAs); 2,627 Polling Units (PUs); and 4,011 Voting Points (VPs).

A total of 25,000 police officers were deployed across the state to ensure peace and security during the polls, while 44 observer groups were accredited by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) as election monitors. In most polling unit, NAIJ.com’s reporters and photo journalist observed the election were peaceful and INEC officials were seen setting up ballot boxes at various centres in Benin city as early as 7:45 am. The election has been concluded in most part of the state and unofficial results have started trickling in. 

Reports suggest that after collation of 520 polling units, APC has a total of 53238votes while PDP has 55112, with 7391 rendered invalid. 

Disclaimer: Please note that the results below are unofficial as only INEC has the right to collate and announce the results of the election. 


Ovia North East LGA, Ward 1, Unit 2 PDP 289 APC 224   

Orhionwon Ward 12 Unit 10 APC 26 PDP 57   Oredo Ward 4 Unit 19 APC 160 PDP 77   

Esan North East Ward 11, Unit 1 APC – 93 PDP – 128   

Etsako East Ward 8 unit 8: APC 163 PDP 210 


Ikpoba okha Ward 7 unit 34 Apc 159 PDP 81 

Etsako West, Ward 10 Unit 1 PDP: 2 votes APC: 752 votes 

Ikpoba Okha Ward 9 Unit 25 APC 50 PDP 50 After collation of 520 polling units. APC – 53238 PDP – 55112 

Invalid – 7391 

450 Polling Units, APC leads with over 3,000 votes: APC 51,793 PDP 48,029 

Uhunmwode Ward 8, Unit 1 APC – 211 PDP – 75 PDP edge out APC in Fugar, 

Etsakor Central local government area. Ward 2 Unit 4 APC 214 PDP 308 With 404 polling units in so far: APC- 45, 095 PDP- 41,712 With 387 polling units in so far: APC- 42,176 PDP – 39,606 Invalid – 6,291 Owan East Eke Primary School 007/011 PDP – 120 APC – 107 Invalid – 229 Ward 5 Unit 1 APC 77 PDP 129 APC edge out PDP in Ordo Ward 11, Unit 17 APC 103 PDP 81 Ward 11, Unit 19 APC 98 PDP 95 Ward 11, unit 20, APC 110 PDP 73 Ward 11, unit 21 APC 103 PDP 81 Etsako West, 

(AUCHI) Ward 2, Unit 1 PDP 94 APC 176 ACPN 5 

Estako West, ward 11, UNIT 11 APC 239 PDP 54 Invalid 470 Esan West, UNIT 11 APC 69 PDP 158 Invalid 21 

Ikpoba Okha Ward 2, Unit 12 APC – 92 PDP – 85 Akoko Edo ward 5 unit 3 ,APC 177, PDP 75 Oredo Ward 1 unit 6 APC 150 PDP 96 

Ovia North East LGA, Ward 6, Unit 6. APC 231 PDP 151 Oredo Ward 2, Unit 1 (Oyegun’s unit) APC – 69 votes, PDP – 78 votes. 

Orhionmwon Ward 1, Unit 12: APC 119 PDP 70 

Oredo Unit 2; APC 93 ,PDP 90 ward 12 

EGOR LGA, Ward 3,Unit 18; AA – 23, APC – 279, KOWA – 17, PDP – 288, SDP -21, UPP – 0 

UNIT 19 ; APC- 117, KOWA – 6,PDP – 422, SDP – 13, UPP – 1