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Monday, 24 July 2017

PDP win 7 councillorship seats in Lagos Council Polls


The Details of results of Saturday's local government election in Lagos state released by the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) on Monday demonstrated that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) won four councillorship seats in the surveys.

An announcement issued by the commission 's Director of Publicity, Mr Oladapo Olatunde, showed that Accord Party additionally won three councillorship situates in the race.

As indicated by the announcement, the PDP won the four councillorship situates in Agege Local Government Area (LGA) Ward C, Itire-Ikate Local Council Development Area (LCDA)Ward An, Ikorodu LGA Ward G, and Oriade LCDA Ward A.

Accord Party won in Agege LGA Ward E, Ikosi-Isheri LCDA Ward D and Shomolu/Kosofe Ward E.

Aside the seven councillorship situates, the All Progressives Congress cleared all the chairmanship seats and the staying 369 councillorship situates in the 20 LGAs and 37 LCDAs in the state.

The examination of the outcomes demonstrated that nine out of the 12 parties that took an interest in the race did not record any win.

The LASIEC administrator, resigned Justice Ayotunde Phillips, as indicated by the announcement, saluted all victors and encouraged them to legitimize the certainty rested in them.

She asked them to do as such by having effect with their initiative in their individual territories.

Phillips expressed gratitude toward the political gatherings and their specialists for the serene way they acted amid the decision.

The commission's Chairman additionally lauded security specialists for keeping up peace amid the race.

She expressed gratitude toward the media and common society associations that banded together the commission to gather information.

Ayotunde said the race was to a great extent effectively led, however conceded introductory postponements in the sending of materials to surveying units.

She credited the postponements to the storm upon the arrival of the surveys, which influenced simple development of materials to surveying units.

The executive expressed gratitude toward all Lagosians for the help given to the commission to guarantee fruitful direct.