BREAKING: APC Leads PDP by 5,616 Votes Halfway To Results Announcement

The electoral commission, INEC, has announced the results of nine of the 18 local governments in Edo State.

The results show that the ruling All Progressives Congress won in 5 local governments while the Peoples Democratic Party won in 4 local governments.

The APC so far has 142,424 votes while the PDP has 136,808 votes.

The ruling party candidate, Godwin Obaseki, thus leads his main challenger, Osagie Ize-Iyamu of the PDP by 5,616 votes.

Read more details of the officially announced results here.