The Osun State Governorship election has been declared “inconclusive” by INEC.
The election results were announced in Osogbo, the Osun State capital.
According to results announced by INEC, the APC had a total of 254,345 votes while the PDP had 254,698 with a margin of just 353 votes between both parties.
Joseph Afuwape, the Returning Officer, announced this at the head office of the commission in Osogbo, the state capital.
He revealed that the margin between Ademola Adeleke, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), and Isiaka Oyetola, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), was not significant enough to declare a winner.
The Returning Officer said the date for a rerun will be announced subsequently.
The Social Democratic Party had 128,049 while the ADP and ADC had 49,744 and 6981 votes respectively.