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PDP wins in Osinbajo polling unit

- The PDP reportedly won in the polling unit of Professor Yemi Osinbajo
- The vice president's APC lost in the presidential, senatorial and House of Representatives elections in his unit
The Peoples Democratic Party has won elections in the polling unit of vice president, Professor Yemi Osinbajo.
According to Premium Times, the PDP won the elections for all positions conducted at the polling unit of the vice president.
The opposition party reportedly won in the two voting points of the Polling Unit 033.
For the presidential election, the PDP had 425 votes while the APC had 229.
In the senatorial election, the PDP polled 414 votes while the APC had 261.
For the House of Representatives election, the PDP had 268 while the APC had 190 votes.
It was reported that the last voter cast his vote at exactly 7 p.m. while vote counting ended 12:20 a.m. on Sunday, February 24.
Meanwhile, former Lagos state governor and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Ahmed Tinubu has knocked those allegedly monitoring his residence in Bourdillon, Ikoyi.
Channels TV reports that Tinubu said those who raised the alarm over bullion vans reportedly sighted in his premises are mere mischief makers.
Tinubu said this after he cast his vote in Lagos on Saturday, February 23.
“Who are those watching my house and looking at bullion vans, they must be mischief makers,” Tinubu said.
According to him, bullion vans coming out of his home do not in any way imply that his party is plotting to rig the elections.


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