Despite the low turnout, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate for governor of Lagos State, won his polling place by a sizable majority.
In the ongoing governorship and State House of Assembly elections, Mr. Sanwo-Olu defeated his closest opponents, Abdulazeez Adediran and Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour of the Peoples Democratic Party and Labour Party, respectively, at Polling Unit 6, Eiyekole, Lagos Island.
Mr. Sanwo-Olu received 121 ballots, compared to Mr. Adediran’s one and Mr. Rhodes-Vivour’s two.
According to sources, the LP nominee also fell short to the incumbent governor in his own voting locations.
Mr. Adediran, also known as Jandor, received two ballots in the polling place, while Mr. Sanwo-Olu received 29 votes, placing him 18 votes behind him.