The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has declared Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq as the winner of Kwara Governorship Election 2023.
According to Vanguardngr, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Sunday declared Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara State as the winner of the 2023 governorship election in the state.
The governor won the poll to serve a second term of another four years in office under the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Abdulrazaq won in all the 16 local government areas of the state in the election results declared by the INEC Returning officer for the polls, Professor Isaac Itodo, the Vice Chancellor, University of Markurdi, Benue state.
The INEC had on Saturday night started announcement of the 2023 governorship election results with only that of three local government areas with the governor clearing the three local government areas of Ekiti, Isin and Offa local government areas.
At the resumed announcement of the election results on Sunday morning, which lasted till evening the APC governor also won in additional 13 local government areas.
Abdulrahman polled 273,424 as against his leading opponent Alh. Shuaibu Yaman Abdullahi of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) who polled 155, 490.
APC won all the sixteen local government in kwara state.
Below is the break down of the vote cast in each local government of Kwara state:
Ilorin East LGA
Ilorin south LGA
Ilorin west LGA