The official results from 18 local governments in Edo State have been announced by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
Official results by INEC showed that incumbent governor Godwin Obaseki of the PDP has 307,955 votes while Osagie Ize-Iyamu of the APC has 223,619 votes.
Western Post gathered that Gov. Obaseki leads Ize-Iyamu with 84,336 votes. INEC is yet to announce the winner of the Edo state governorship election.
Messrs Ize-Iyamu and Obaseki are the main candidates in the governorship election, although 14 candidates are took part in the election.