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JUST IN: Tambuwal of PDP re-elected Sokoto Governor

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JUST IN: Tambuwal of PDP re-elected Sokoto Governor

The candidate of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Aminu Tambuwal, has been re-elected for a second term.

The state Collation Officer, Professor Fatima Muktar, returned him as the winner of the governorship election on Sunday, a day after supplementary polls were held.

The PDP candidate polled a total of 512,002 votes after the 25,515 votes he got from the supplementary elections were added to the number of votes from the first exercise held on March 9.

His closest rival, Ahmad Aliyu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) polled 511,660 after his 22,444 votes from the supplementary election were added to that of the March 9 election.

Aliyu was the former Deputy Governor in the state.

 

See the results of the supplementary elections across all 22 LGAs below;

Kware LGA –  APC: 211 PDP: 186

Tureta LGA – APC: 56 PDP: 238

Isa LGA – APC: 68 PDP: 99

Gwadabawa LGA – APC: 187 PDP: 163

 

Yabo LGA – APC: 110 PDP: 106

 

Yabo LGA – APC: 110 PDP: 106

 

Denge Shuni LGA – APC: 652 PDP: 626

 

Sokoto South LGA – APC: 313 PDP: 278

 

Bodinga LGA – APC: 299 PDP: 309

 

Binji LGA – APC: 517 PDP: 1,039

 

Wurno LGA – APC: 904 PDP: 609

 

Wammako LGA – APC: 417 PDP: 221

 

Rabba LGA – APC: 1,411 PDP: 1,319

 

Illela LGA – APC: 632 PDP: 607

 

Gudu LGA – APC: 211 PDP: 176

 

Silame LGA – APC: 504 PDP: 834

 

Shagari LGA – APC: 242 PDP: 263

 

Tambuwal LGA – APC: 1,392 PDP: 1,644

 

Sabon Birni LGA – APC: 1,023 PDP: 887

 

Gada LGA – APC: 5,548 PDP 4336

 

Goronyo LGA – APC 1,433 PDP: 1,265

 

Kebba LGA – APC: 7,173 PDP: 5,457

Biodun Abimbola

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