Result of the governorship election held in Edo State is currently being announced from the Collation Centre of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Benin City, the capital of Edo.
Voting and sorting of ballot papers were concluded yesterday and the electorates are waiting eagerly for the election result.
The election was keenly contested between the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu and the incumbent Governor and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Godwin Obaseki
INEC had earlier said that the delay in the receipt of collated results from LGAs was responsible for the delay of collation at the State level.
However, collation started in the early hours of Sunday.
Follow this thread for results from INEC Collation Centre in Benin City.
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