Edo people rewarded our hard work – Obaseki

Incumbent Governor of Edo State and winner of Saturday’s governorship election, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has commended the people of the state for re-electing him.
Reacting to the result of the election, Obaseki in a tweet said his victory was a reward of his hard work by the people.

Godwin Obaseki (GGO)
I have just received the results sheet of the Edo governorship election from@inecnigeria, which provides details of the polls cast on Saturday. I appreciate Edo people for their support and unflinching resolve to reward our hard work. Congratulations to all of us once more!


The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) on Sunday  declared Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) the winner of the election, thereby returning as a two-term governor.

He defeated his main rival, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu of the All Progressives Congress (APC).


Obaseki polled  307,955 votes against  Ize-Iyamu’s 223,619 votes.


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