The First Ekiti Election Result For #EkitiDecides2022 Has Been Released
Touchaheart Nigeria reports that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) began the Ondo governorship election at exactly 8 a.m. on Saturday, June 18, 2022, amidst tight security.
The governorship election in Ekiti is being held in sixteen (16) Local Government Areas (LGAs), one hundred and seven (177) Wards, and two thousand, four hundred and forty-five (2,445) Polling units, according to this internet news source.
- Aiyekire (Gbonyin)
- Ekiti East
- Ekiti South-West
- Ekiti West
Touchaheart Nigeria reports that the incumbent All Progressives Congress (APC), Nigeria’s biggest opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), and the Social Democratic Party (SDP) are the main political parties contesting the Ekiti election 2022.
Biodun Oyebanji is the candidate of the ruling APC, Olabisi Kolawole is the candidate of the PDP, and Segun Oni, who was rumored to have stepped down for the PDP, is the candidate of the SDP.
Although political analysts have characterized the Ekiti election of 2022 as a three-horse race, other political parties such as the Young Progressives Party (YPP) and its candidate, Ranti Ajayi; the African Democratic Congress (ADC), represented by Oluwole Oluyede; and the Action Democratic Party (ADP), represented by Kemi Elebute Halle, cannot be dismissed.
Touchaheart Nigeria reports that all of the governorship candidates are vying to succeed Kayode Fayemi, the state’s executive governor, and fought it out in a debate held in Ado-Ekiti last Saturday when they laid out their goals and objectives to the people of the state.
INEC is conducting the first governorship election in Ekiti State under the new Electoral Act, with 3,346 Bimodal Voters Accreditation System (BVAS) equipment in operation.
3: 33 PM: Governor tFayemi wins polling unit for Oyebanji
Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, on Saturday, won his polling unit for the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Mr. Biodun Oyebanji.
Please note that these results are yet to be confirmed by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, the only body recognized by law to declare election results.