Edo decides 2020: Live Updates, Results, situation reports from governorship election

Electorates in Edo State will on Saturday, September 19, 2020 go to the polls, to choose their governor for the next four years.

The battle of who emerges governor of the State is clearly between incumbent Governor, Godwin Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and the All Progressives Congress, APC, candidate, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu.

Pastor Ize-Iyamu has the backing of the former Governor of the State, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, who is the immediate past National Chairman of the APC.

There have been reports of violence and killings with continued clashes between supporters of the two leading political parties ahead of the Saturday’s election.

Follow this thread for updates of results and incidents from different polling units in the State.

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has finally replaced the card readers in Unit 9, Ward 1 in Akoko-Edo Local Government Area of Edo State.

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Voting has also begun at the Unit.

DAILY POST earlier reported that voters were bitterly complaining as the card readers in this unit were not functioning.