BY Victor Ottah
IBILE.TVNEWS (LAGOS) – The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has finally declared the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Mr Gboyega Oyetola, the winner of the gubernatorial rerun election held in Osun on Thursday.
The announcement was made by the chief Returning Officer, Prof. Adeola Fuwape, after much anticipation by voters and watchers. After the results of the four Local governments and seven polling units were collated and counted in the presence of party representatives.
Mr Fuwape announced the results of the election, declaring that APC polled a total of 255,505 votes, defeating the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, Senator Ademola Adeleke, who had a total of 255,023.
It was a tight contest with the difference being 482 in favor of the APC candidate Mr Gboyega Oyetola