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Since it was flagged off by President Muhammadu Buhari in Daura, Katsina State, the exercise has been dogged by rancour and bad blood in few states of the federation, as different power blocs and rival tendencies within state chapters renewed their struggle ahead of 2023 general elections. For obvious reasons, Ogun State was expected to be one of the flash points of the exercise.

The INEC Returning Officer, Prof Rotimi Ajayi, who announced the results of the election on Sunday at Onyadega, headquarters of the local government, said that Atule polled 8,515 votes to emerge winner of the poll.

The Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, has said his support for the candidate of the Allied Peoples Movement in Ogun State, Hon. Abiodun Akinlade, against that of his party, All Progressives Congress, Prince Dapo Abiodun, is borne out of his commitment towards ensuring equity, justice and fairness as well as peaceful elections.