Candidate of the All Progressive Congress in the Ondo state governorship election, governor Rotimi Akeredolu maintained the lead in the Saturday election. Akeredolu is leading with 53,380 votes in 14 councils so far released by INEC.
The incumbent has scored 213,251votes in 14 councils while Eyitayo Jegede polled 159,871 votes. The deputy governor and candidate of the Zenith Labour Party, Hon Agboola Ajayi got 44,175 votes.
Councils yet to be announced by the commission include that of Ondo West, Odigbo, Ilaje and Ese Odo.