With the results of Saturday’s presidential elections announced in 17 out of the state’s 20 local government areas, Peter Obi, the candidate of the Labour Party (LP), has surpassed Bola Tinubu, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in Lagos state. Keep reading.
The former governor of the state, Mr. Tinubu, has won more local government areas, but he is still falling short of Mr. Obi by 32,657 votes. See more:
While Mr. Tinubu has won in 10 local government areas and has received 416,431 votes overall, Mr. Obi has won in only seven local governments but has received 449,088 votes, which puts him in the lead. See more:
When the results from 12 local government areas had been announced, Tinubu was just ahead in the overall standings. But once more local government areas had their results announced, Mr. Obi caught up to him and then passed him. Author: Legit.ng See more: