Voting has commenced in the Edo State governorship election holding today, Wednesday.
Accreditation and voting have commenced in some of the polling units, while some other units were about starting at about 8:30 a:m.
At George Idah Primary School, Ward 1, Oredo Local Government Area, one of the units had started voting, while other units were about starting at about 8:30am.
Voters at Emokpae Primary School, Ward 4, Oredo Local Government Area, were, however, preparing to vote at about 8:50am as staffs of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) were busy setting the stage for the commencement of the voting exercise.
Turnout has been remarkable as hundreds of people gathered at the polling units, even as people continue to arrive the polling units.