Honourable Akeem Adeyemi (Skimeh), candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has been declared as the winner of the Atiba, Oyo East, Oyo West Federal Constituency Election held on Saturday.
Announcing the results, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) official said Akeem Adeyemi of the APC has 34,822, PDP has 31,621 while Accord has 13,544.
InsideOyo.com reports that Akeem Adeyemi currently represents Atiba, Oyo East, Oyo West Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives, Abuja.
He is the son of Late Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III.
Mr Adeyemi scored 34,822 to defeat all other candidates who participated in the election.
The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mudashiru Akinlabi, scored 31,671, while Oyedemi Oyeleru of Accord scored a total of 13 544.
Yesufu Ademola of the Peoples Redemption Party (PRP) scored 77 votes, while Ogunniyi Olaoluwa of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) scored 1,951.
Also, INEC on Sunday declared the candidate of APC, Aderemi Oseni, the Ibarapa East/Ido Federal Constituency winner, in Saturday’s National Assembly election.
In announcing the results, Dayo Akinola, the INEC returning officer, said Mr Oseni scored the highest votes of 26, 285 to defeat his closest rival, the incumbent, Rep. Oluyemi Taiwo of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who polled 10,988 votes.