Babajide Sanwo-Olu has won the Lagos governorship election.
The candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) reportedly polled a total of 739,445 votes to beat his closest rival Jimmy Agbaje of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) who polled a total of 206,141 votes.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)’s Returning Officer and Vice Chancellor, Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Prof. Eyitope Ogunbodede, noted that the APC candidate, Sanwo-Olu, having polled a majority of the votes cast at the polls, is declared the winner of the election.
Sanwo-Olu defeated Agbaje by a very broad margin of 533,304 votes.
Mr. Jimmy Agbaje has since congratulated his APC counterpart.