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Dapo Abiodun secures second term as Ogun Governor

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The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Sunday declared the incumbent governor of Ogun State, Dapo Abiodun as the winner of the March 18th governorship election.

By this declaration, Abiodun will run the affairs of the Gateway for another four years.

He polled 276,298 votes to defeat his closest challenger, Ladi Adebutu of the Peoples Democratic Party who scored 262,383 votes.

Candidate of the Africa Democratic Party, ADP, Biyi Otegbeye came third on 94,754 votes

The INEC Returning Officer, Prof. Kayode Adebowale, said 2,688,305 was the total registered voters while accredited voters were 666,406

Adebowale said a total of 645,133 votes were valid while 18,835 votes were rejected. He said a total of 663, 968 votes were cast .

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