#LagosLGElections: APC Sweeps Polls
Candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) won in all the results so far released by the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC).
The APC candidates have won the Chairmanship position in Oshodi Local Government (LG) , Lagos Island LG, Badagry West LCDA, Epe LG, Eredo LCDA, Onigbongbo LCDA; Lagos Island East LCDA; Ikorodu LG, Ikorodu West LCDA; Badagry LG; and Ejigbo LCDA.
In Oshodi LG, the APC’s candidate, Bolaji Muse-Ariyo, emerged winner. Ariyo polled a total of 8,429 votes to defeat his closest contender from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Adeola Saheed Williams who scored 3,928 votes. Kazeem Aregbe of the Labour Party scored 2,234 to come third.
Bounce News correspondent, who monitored the counting of the votes at the council secretariat, observed that only the party agents of the APC and LP signed the result sheet after declaration of the results by the Returning Officer for the election, Abari Ajibola.
The collation centre – LASIEC Office in the council Secretariat – was peaceful, as security men were on ground to secure electoral officers and materials.
See the results of other councils:
Adetoyese Olusi (APC) 14,692
Yisa Ismail (PDP) 925
Kasumu Olanrewaju (LP) 1211
Atanda Lawal (APC) 7120
Samuel Akinwole (PDP) 756
Mohammed Jubril (LP) 542
Rasal Saliu (PDP) 10,910
Kunle Ayantuga (Accord) 737
Dayo Adesanya (APC) 21,441
Omobibi (LP) 948
Lagos Island East
Kamal Olawale (APC) 9,060
Adebayo Temitope (PDP) 1,128
Hakeem Olayemi (Accord Party ) 842
Oke Babatunde (APC) 1,631
Bello Oloyede (APC)4,876
Akinlude (PDP) 179