By Bode Akinbode & Richard Thomas, Ibadan
The All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Mr Shina Abiola Peller has been declared winner of the election into the House of Representatives for Iseyin/Itesiwaju/ Kajola/ Iwajowa Federal constituency of Oyo State.
Announcing the results at the collation centre in Iseyin, the Returning Officer, Professor Adeniyi Olatubosun from University of Ibadan said Mr Abiola-Peller polled 44,088 votes to beat his closest rival, Mr Oyesina Oyedeji of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) who scored 31,336 votes.
The member currently representing the constituency in the green chamber, Mr Abiodun Olasupo from African Democratic Congress came third with 12,309 votes.
Meanwhile, the announcement of Mr Pellet, a son of a famous magician, late Professor Abiola Peller as the winner of the election led to a wide jubilation in Iseyin, his home town.
The people who kept vigil and stayed for hours at the opposite of the collation centre at Iseyin Local Government Secretariat before the announcement trooped to the streets celebrating Mr Abiola- Peller who was declared as the winner.