Mr. Abiola Ajimobi has been declared winner of Saturday’s governorship election in Oyo State.
Ajimobi, the incumbent governor defeated the Accord Party candidate, Senator Rashidi Ladoja, the Labour Party flag bearer, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala and two others to retain his seat at the state Government House in Agodi.
Ajimobi polled 327,310 votes, while former Governor Ladoja recorded 254,520.
Alao-Akala, another former governor of the state, scored 184,111 votes.
APC : Abiola Ajimobi – 327,310
Accord: Rashidi Ladoja – 254,520
LP: Alao-Akala – 184,111
PDP: Teslim Folarin – 79,019
SDP: Seyi Makinde – 54,740