Governor Godwin Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic Party,PDP is already close to victory after winning eight of the 12 Local Governments announced so far by INEC. AFAM News reports
The PDP, according to the results announced is leading by nearly 50,000 votes.
The results were announced in each of the local governments by the presiding INEC electoral officials.
Obaseki took an early lead over his closest contender, Osagie Ize-Iyamu of the All Progressive Congress