Here are some of the results so far announced by the INEC in Kaduna.An electoral official count ballots at a polling station in Kaduna on March 9, 2019, after Nigeria’s governorship and state assembly elections. – For the second time in a fortnight, Nigerians went to the polls to elect governors in 29 of Nigeria’s 36 states, all state assemblies and administrative councils in the Federal Capital Territory of Abuja. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is expected to announce the results in a few days. (Photo by AFP)
Former PDP chairman, Makarfi lost his local government area to APC also the PDP governorship candidate, Isa Ashiru lost his local government to APC
Also Mrs. Comfort Amwe, the PDP candidate, won the Sanga State Constituency seat in the Kaduna House of Assembly, flooring the incumbent, Haliru Dangana of the APC.
Court sentences 19-year-old without fine option for extortion, hurting motorcyclist
Abubakar Usman, INEC Returning Officer, who announced the results in Gwantu, headquarters of Sanga Local Government, said that Amwe got 21,625 votes, while Dangana scored 19,830.
Usman further disclosed that PDP recorded a total of 21,226 votes while APC scored 20,806 in the Kaduna governorship contest. (NAN)