After Saturday’s governorship and Houses of Assembly elections, results were collated and announced.
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu was re-elected for a second term on the All Progressives Congress (APC) platform.
He polled 762,134 votes to defeat Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour of the Labour Party (LP), who came second with 312,329 votes.
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate Olajide Adediran (alias Jandor) polled 62,449 votes.
The Returning Officer (RO), Vice Chancellors, Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA), Prof. Adenike Temidayo Oladiji, said: “Babajide Sanwo-Olu, having satisfied the requirements of the law by scoring 25 per cent of the total votes cast and also having the highest number of votes cast is hereby declared elected.”
Sanwo-Olu, in the result declared at 1.17 am, won 19 of 20 LGAs, losing only Amuwo Odofin.
In his acceptance speech, tagged: “No victor, no vanquished,” Sanwo-Olu said: “Election is over, governance continues.”
He thanked Lagosians for renewing his mandate and promised not to let them down.