Mr. Biodun Oyebanji of the All Progressives Congress has been declared winner of the 2022 Ekiti governorship election by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Mr Oyebanji polled a total of 187,057 votes to defeat his two closest challengers – Segun Oni of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) and Bisi Kolawole of the People’s Democratic Party. The SDP emerged in Read More
The Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) said its data from election observation from Ekiti indicated that 86 per cent of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) officials arrived at their polling units by 8:30am. Prof. Adele Jinadu, Chair, Centre for Democracy and Development , Election Analysis Centre (CDD-EAC), made this known in the centre’s preliminary statement on the conduct Read More
As voters continue to troop out to vote in the ongoing Ekiti state gubernatorial election, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested persons alleged to have engaged in vote buying in the Ekiti governorship election.
The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), candidate in the ongoing governorship election in Ekiti state, Biodun Oyebanji, has cast his vote. Speaking after voting, the APC standard bearer hailed the peaceful conduct of the excercise, expressing confidence that he will win the ongoing election with wide margin. Oyebanji was accredited and voted alongside his wife, Prof. Olayemi at ward 06, Read More
The Social Democratic Party (SDP), governorship candidate, Segun Oni, has cast his vote at his home town, Ifaki in Ekiti state. The candidate casted his vote at ward 2, unit 4 of Ifaki community.
The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), in Ekiti state, Bisi Kolawole, has commended the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for making ample arrangements for the election. Kolawole made this statement, Saturday, in his hometown, Efon-Alaaye in Efon local government area of the state, shortly after casting his vote. He said though, there was still room for improvement Read More
As electorate in Ekiti state troop out on Saturday June 18, 2022 to elect new governor, accreditation and voting have started at various polling units. The process started at exactly 8:30am at polling units 2, 3 and 4 at ward 6 Oke-Inyimi in Ado-Ado Ekiti. Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) officials are using the Bimodal Voter Accreditation System (BVAS) to Read More