Edo election results from different polling units have started coming in, Eye9ja understands.
Eye9ja reports that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) commenced the Edo governorship election at exactly 8 am on Saturday, September 19, amidst tight security.
This reliable online news platform learned that the election is taking place in the eighteen (18) Local Government Areas (LGAs) and one hundred and ninety-two (192) wards in the state.
Local government areas where the election is taking place include: Akoko Edo with 115,343 voters; Egor has 158,817; Esan Central has 40,831; Esan North-East has 66,790; Esan South-East has 58,802; Esan West has 83,467; Etsako Central has 42,042; Etsako East has 67,715; Etsako West has 128,188, and Igueben has 34,988.
Others are Ikpoba/Okha with 214,822; Oredo, 240,197; Orhionmwon, 102,739; Ovia North-East, 113,167; Ovia South West, 77,468; Owan East, 77,827; Owan West, 46,245 and Uhunmwonde 57,290.
According to INEC, the number of registered voters for the election is 2,210,534. However, 483,796 PVCs were not collected, leaving 1,726,738 voters eligible to take part in today’s election. According to the delimitation of the state, the election is conducted in the 2,627 polling units in 192 wards in the 18 LGAs of the state with Governor Godwin Obaseki of the PDP and Osagie Ize-Iyamu of the APC being the main contenders.
Edo2020: Edo Election Results From Different Polling Units
As obtained by Eye9ja, below is the Edo Election Results from different polling units…
PU 13 Ward 4 Uromi Esan North-east LGA total registered voters 432
Esan North-East LGA, Uelen/Okugbe (Ward 04), Okpujie Primary School 3 (PU 004): Smart card accredited voters – 158
PDP – 119
APC – 31
ADC – 1
ADP – 2
OHORDUA EGUARE PRIMARY SCHOOL (Ward 4, PU 002)
Egor LGA, ward 6, Evbareke, Unit 10, Results
PDP – 99
APC – 46
2:40 pm: PU010, Idunmwongo P/S, Idunmwongo, Ugbeka Ward, Orhionmwon LGA election results
Void/Invalid Votes: 2
Valid votes: 92
Registered Voters: 379.
2:51 pm Orhionwmwon LG, Ward 1 Abiokula 1, PU 11, Alophanme City Hall, Ossiomo
APC : 84
PDP : 143
Total number of casted vote : 230
Please note that these results are yet to be confirmed by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, the only body recognised by law to declare election result.