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Incumbent governor of Ondo state and candidate of the All Progressives Congress in thee Saturday’s governorship election , Mr . Rotimi Akeredolu, has been declared winner of the poll by the Independent National Electoral Commission.
Governor Akeredolu defeated his main rivals Eyitayo Jegede and Agboola Ajayi candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP and Zenith Labour Party, ZLP respectively, in 12 of the 18 Local Government Areas where the election held.
Akeredolu polled 292 ,830 votes while Jegede got 195 ,791 votes.INEC ’s Returning Officer, Prof . Idowu Olayinka , who declared Akeredolu winner , said he had met all conditions required to be returned as governor -elect for the state.
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