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Osun guber: Dotun Babayemi emerges factional PDP gubernatorial candidate

Dotun Babayemi has emerged the gubernatorial candidate of the Wale Ojo-led faction of the Peoples Democratic Party in Osun State.

Results at the end of the factional primaries, which held at WOCDIF Event Centre, Osogbo indicated that Babayemi polled 1,781 votes.

According to the Returning Officer, Adelani Ajanaku, even though some other aspirants have stepped down from the contest, they still made some votes.

At the end of vote exercise, Sanya Omirin polled 16 votes, Akin Ogunbiyi 23 votes, Fatai Akinbade 28 votes and Dele Adeleke polled 32 votes respectively.

Accepting the victory, Babayemi noted that it is not a victory for him but a victory for all other aspirants who stepped down for Babayemi prior to the primary election.

It was reported that the Sunday Bisi-led faction of the party had a parallel primary election at the Osogbo City Stadium.

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