2019 elections: Omisore, Ribadu Issa-Onilu win polling units for Buhari

2019 elections: Omisore, Ribadu Issa-Onilu win polling units for Buhari

- Senator Iyiola Omisore has delivered his polling unit in Ife, Osun state to President Muhammadu Buhari

- Former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Nuhu Ribadu, and APC national publicity secretary, Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu, also delivered their polling units to the president

- Apart from Buhari who won in Omisore's polling unit, National Assembly candidates of the APC also won landslide victories.

Senator Iyiola Omisore has delivered his polling unit in Ife, Osun state, to President Muhammadu Buhari as the latter won a landslide victory at the polling unit.

The elections, which were held at St Gabriel School in Moore ward in Ife East, were in favour of President Buhari and National Assembly candidates of the All Progressives Congress.

Below is the result:

Moore Ward Ife East

Presidential

APC – 336

PDP – 29

Moore Ward: Ife East:St Gabriel - Senate

APC – 301

PDP – 47

House of Reps

APC 298

PDP 33

Apart from Omisore who won his polling unit for Buhari, former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Nuhu Ribadu, and APC national publicity secretary, Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu, also delivered their polling units to Buhari.

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Ribadu who is the director of Field Operations of the APC Presidential Campaign Council voted at his Bako ward of Yola South local government area of Adamawa state.

At voting point 11 where Ribadu voted, APC polled 142, while PDP got 79.

Overall, APC scored 549 in the unit, while PDP got 304.

In unit 001, APC got 122, while PDP polled 60; in unit 002 the ruling party polled 298 to defeat PDP which polled 68.

In unit 003, PDP got 143 behind APC’s 319. APC also polled 278 in unit 004 to defeat PDP which got 144.

APC scored 196 at unit 005, while PDP polled 53. Unit 006 was also cleared by APC with 308 to PDP’s 54 votes. President Buhari equally defeated Abubakar at unit 007 with 263 against 85 votes.

Mallam Issa-Onilu also won his polling unit Ode Onilu in Kwara state for President Buhari and APC National Assembly candidates.

Ode Onilu 020 polling unit results:

Presidential: APC 214 / PDP 44

Senate: APC 200 / PDP 55

Reps: APC 204 / PDP 64.

Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that Dino Melaye, a senatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), won the highest votes in Mopamuro local government area, Kogi West senatorial zone.

Melaye is seeking re-election for second term into the red chamber of the National Assembly, with his toughest rival, Smart Adeyemi of the APC.

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Ibrahim Ismaila, the INEC collation officer of Mopamuro LGA, announced the interim results at the collation centre in INEC LG office in Mopa at about 3: 20 a.m on Sunday, February 24.

According to Ismaila, the PDP senatorial candidate won 5112 votes, while his closest rival got 3658 votes, ADC 784 and SDP 26 votes out of the 9717 valid votes cast.

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Source: Legit.ng

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