By Tope Adedeji, Akure
The Ondo state governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, and wife, Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu defied early morning rain to cast their vote on Saturday morning at a polling unit in his hometown, Owo.
Despite the early morning rain, voters trooped out in Owo and Akoko areas of the state to vote in Ondo governorship election. It only rained in Owo and Akoko areas of the state.
The situation was different in Akure, the state capital as the weather was clear. In Akure, the state capital, the election materials arrived the polling units as early as 8 am while accreditation started at about 8:30 am.
Policemen were present at all the units visited in the state capital.