8.4 C
New York
Wednesday, February 21, 2024

APC defeats Senator Tambuwal in State Assembly rerun election

Published:

LATEST NEWS

- Advertisement -

 

From Umar Ado Sokoto

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC),has declared the candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC)in the February 3rd Court ordered re-run election as the winner of Tambuwal West State Assembly.

The returning officer, Professor Bayero Bukkuyu Kasim, stated this while announcing the results following the conclusion of the rerun election on Saturday.

Professor Bayero, while announcing the results said the candidate of the All Progressive Congress, Dahiru Bashir Ahmed, as the winner of the election with a total number of 19,315 votes.

He defeated his closet opponent and the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Hantsi Sule Romo who polled a total number of 19,021 votes.

READ ALSO  Kaduna Gov Orders Investigation Of Alleged Misconduct By KASTLEA Official

Announcing the results, the professor said, “having satisfied the requirements of the law, Dahiru Bashir Ahmed, of the APC hereby declared the winner and is returned elected” he added.

Hey there! Exciting news - we've deactivated our website's comment provider to focus on more interactive channels! Join the conversation on our stories through Facebook, Twitter, and other social media pages, and let's chat, share, and connect in the best way possible!

Join or social media

For even more exclusive content!

Of The Week
CARTOON

TOP STORIES

- Advertisement -

Of The Week
CARTOON

247Ureports Protects its' news articles from plagiarism as an important part of maintaining the integrity of our website.