Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Prof. Kolapo Olusola has emerged winner of People’s Democratic Party PDP governorship primary election.
Olusola coasted home to victory with a total vote of 1191 to defeat immediate past National Publicity Secretary of the party, Prince Dayo Adeyeye who polled 770 out of the 1,968 votes casted.
Seven of the votes were declared void.
The third aspirant, Sen. Abiodun Olujimi who is the senator representing Ekiti South senatorial district had earlier stepped down for Adeyeye.
The primary election was chaired by Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa