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Akeredolu in early lead in Ondo APC primary

Ondo Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu is in early lead in the governorship primary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), which is ongoing in Akure, the state capital.

The election, held at the Dome, was concluded at about 8:30 pm.

Counting started immediately.

Out of the first four local governments counted already, Akeredolu is leading with a wide margin.

The Governor polled 639 votes while his closest rival Sola Oke got 30. Isaac Kekemeke polled three votes to come third.

The local governments, as at press time, are Akoko South East, Akoko South West, Akoko North East and North West.

Two others being counted are Akure North East and Akure South.

 

Details:

Akoko-South East

Akeredolu-151

Oke-7

Kekemeke-1

 

Akoko North East

Akeredolu-190

Iji-2

Oke-6

 

Akoko-North West

Akeredolu-128

Oke 17

Kekemeke 1

Nath 1

 

Akoko South West

Akeredolu 211

Oke 17

Kekemeke 1

Anifowoshe 1

 

Akure North East

Akeredolu 158

Kekemeke 1

 

Akure South

Akeredolu 122

Oke 29

 

Source: thenationonlineng.net