By Jubril Bada
The All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu is leading other candidates in the just concluded president election.
Other candidates trailing the APC flagbearer include; Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Peter Obi of the Labour Party.
According to the results of six local governments collated by INEC so far, Tinubu is leading with over 91,214 votes.
The former Lagos State Governor has won in six councils of the State and they include Ondo East, Akure North, lfedore,Ose, Akoko Southwest, and Akoko Southeast.
There was no local government won by either the PDP or the LP candidates.
In Ondo East, Tinubu scored 8,390 to dedeat the PDP and the LP candidates who polled 3912 and 2004 votes respectively.
In Ose, Tinubu conquered the PDP candidate by 9609 votes after polling a total 14,376 votes as against Atiku’s 4767 votes cast,while Obi scored 2031 votes.
In Akure North, Tinubu polled 14,261 votes, defeating Atiku who polled 4637 votes and Obi with 2945 votes.
Akoko Southwest was not any different as the APC flagbearer scored 28,367 to the PDP’s 5376 and LP’s 920.
In Akoko Southeast, Tinubu polled 10,765 votes to defeat Atiku and Obi who scored 3016 and 470 votes respectively. The win continued in lfedore where Tinubu scored 15,055 to Atiku’s 5360 and Obi’s 957.
The results were announced by various Returning Officers of the local governments in the presence of the State Collation Officer for 2023 presidential election and lecturer from Federal University Oye-Ekiti, Prof.Sinday Fashua.
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