02:27:Boripe APC 12723 PDP 9344
02:25: Odo Otin: APC: 11, 950 PDP: 12, 902
02:22:Ilesa West APC: 15, 427 PDP: 5449
02:19:Ilesa East APC 16106 PDP5913
02:15: Boluwaduro APC: 4891, PDP: 5035
02:10: Ifedayo APC 4225 PDP 3982
01:50:Vice Chancellor of Obafemi Awolowo University, Professor Bamitale Omole is Chief Returning Officer
01:07: Local Government collating officers confirming their results.
00:30: Candidate of the PDP, Iyiola Omisore has petitioned the INEC over the Osun State gubernatorial election.
The petition titled: Protest on the August 9, gubernatorial election said candidate of the APC, Rauf Aregbesola flouted provisions of the Electoral Act 2010 by announcing results.
00:14:INEC officials to begin the announcement of results soon
23:20:Tight security as INEC begins collation of final results
20:17:Atiku urges Osun people to guard their votes jealously
20:15:APC has won in 23 LGAs, says Senator Babajide Omoworare
20:00: INEC commends Osun voters
19:37: Aregbesola in early lead,Osogbo erupt in jubilation
16:37: In Osogbo, counting has begun in some units like Unit 3 Ward 4. The counting has been transparent with the voters monitoring it.
16:30: In may wards in Osogbo, voting still ongoing at 4PM. In Unit 1 and 2 Ward w, more than 100 people were still waiting to vote
16:09: Collation of results commence
14:51: Aregbesola: “150 leaders, chieftains and supporters molested, brutalised and incarcerated, says Aregbe. Fed Govt and PDP want to stage a civilian coup. Osun under military siege”
14:15: The All Progressives Congress (APC) has raised the alarm over the mass arrest and intimidation of its members in Osun on Saturday as the state’s governorship election continues, saying over 250 of its members have been arrested so far in Osun.
14:12: Former APC Interim Chairman Chief Bisi Akande has described the handling of the poll by INEC as a disservice to democracy. He said this may be the worst election since 1966. He complained that accreditation was even flopped in some areas. He also flayed the arrest of the PDP leaders and supporters.
14:05PM: Osun State Governor Rauf Aregbesola has urged voters to vote, wait at polling booths and defend their votes.
He condemned the arrest and detention of APC leaders across the local governments.
14:00: About five aides of the former governor of Osun State were picked just now by security operatives armed to teeth with one of them in a black mask. The man in mask is the one that is pointing to whom to be picked. They were all driven to an unknown destination.
13:55: Ward 4 Unit 1 Osogbo, voting is yet to commence, REC not happy. Voters complain Of electoral officers slowness. There are 518 accredited voters in unit 1 and 2 out of 1, 041.
13:47: Lai Mohammed: “We were being driven to the Government House when we were stopped at a military check point by men in military and DSS uniforms, all hooded and armed to the teeth with AK-47 assault rifles, pistols and other weapons. Since there was no curfew in Osun State and people were moving around freely, we felt it was a routine check.