Ademola Adeleke was on Tuesday declared winner of the governorship primary election of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun State.
According to the Chairman of the Osun Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) primary election, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, Adeleke polled 1,887 votes to win the ticket of the party for the governorship poll.
Presenting the PDP Certificate of Return to Adeleke, Ewhrudjakpo said 1,916 delegates were accredited while 24 invalid votes were recorded.
The PDP primary was held at the 10,000 capacity Oshogbo stadium and was also contested by Dotun Babayemi.
Mr. Adeleke, a former senator, was also the PDP’s flagbearer in 2018 when he lost to incumbent Gboyega Oyetola of the All Progressives Congress.
The 2022 governorship election is scheduled to hold on July 16.