The governorship candidate of the Labour Party (LP) in Lagos State, Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour, has lost his polling unit to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
After sorting and counting at the polling unit 045, Oshifila, Anifowoshe, Ikeja, the APC polled 29 votes while Labour Party polled 18 votes, with Olajide Adediran of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) coming a distant third with two votes. 421 voters were registered at the unit but only 50 were accredited.
In the house of assembly result, APC scored 34 while LP polled 15 votes.
Governorship election result in polling unit 045 in Lagos:
APC – 029
LP – 018
PDP – 02
Void – 1
House of Assembly result:
APC – 034
LP – 015
PDP – 01
A source close to Kamace village told our correspondent that several of those kidnapped from escaped to freedom.
Although results weren't directly uploaded on the IReV portal in real time during the February 25 presidential and National Assembly…
Several incidents of attacks and voter suppression were reported across the country, particularly in Lagos State.
The party's victory in the constituency is significant, given its feat across the state in the 2023 presidential elections.
While BVAS seemed to impress, relative to the February 25 elections, a number of polling units experienced disruptions and delays.
The collation at both centres were scheduled to commence on Saturday, but were rescheduled for a number of reasons.