BREAKING: Fayemi wins Ekiti election with 197, 462 votes

The All Progressives Congress, (APC) candidate in the Ekiti governorship election, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has won the governorship election according to the results declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission in majority of the 16 local councils in the state.

Fayemi, though, has not been declared the winner by the INEC yet as at PRESS TIME which is as a result of an observation about an alleged inducement of voters in the election raised by an agent of the PDP.

The INEC results, showed that Fayemi polled 197,459 votes. His PDP rival Professor Olusola Eleka got 178,121 votes.

Eleka won in his local council of Ikere-Ekiti, Emure, Efon and Ado-Ekiti.

Dr Kayode Fayemi and Prof. Kolapo Olusola

Fayemi won in Ilejemeje, Irepodun/Ifelodun, which is the local council of the incumbent, Ayodele Fayose, Ido-Osi, Fayemi’s own local council.

The APC candidate also won in Oye, Moba, Ijero, Gboyin, Ekiti West, Ikole, Ise Orun, Ekiti East and Ekiti South West.

Results of Ekiti governorship election as declared by INEC:

1. Ilejemeje LG



2. Irepodun/Ifelodun LG



3. Ido OSI LG



4. Oye LG



5. Efon Alaye LG



6. Moba LG

APC- 11,837

PDP- 8,520

7. Ijero LG



8. Gboyin

APC – 11,498

PDP- 8,027

9. Emure LG

APC – 7,048

PDP- 7,121

10. Ikere LG

APC- 11,515

PDP- 17,183

11. Ekiti West LG

APC- 12,648

PDP- 10,137

12. Ikole LG

APC- 14,522

PDP- 13,961

13. Ise/Orun LG

APC- 11,908

PDP- 6,297

14. Ekiti East

APC- 12,778

PDP- 11,564

15. Ekiti Southwest LG

APC- 11,015

PDP- 8,423

16. Ado LG

APC- 28,111

PDP- 32,810

Total votes

APC- 197,462 winner

PDP- 177,927

Votes polled by other participating political parties in the election are also shown below:


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