Thursday September 16, 2021 12:36 PM

By-election: PDP wins Zamfara supplementary poll

Mr Ibrahim Tudu of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has emerged winner in the Bakura State constituency supplementary election in Zamfara State.

His victory was officially declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC Returning Officer for the election, Prof Yahaya Tanko.

Acccording to the INEC official, Tanko secured 23,874 votes to win the election.

It will be recalled that APC said it had boycotted the supplementary poll, adding that it had Lost confidence in IINEC

The announcement of the boycott was made by state Publicity Secretary of APC Ibrahim Birnin-Magaji

But acccording to INEC’s announcement: “the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Mr Dan-Kande Bello, polled 16,546 votes, while Mr Ibrahim Tudu of the PDP scored 23,874 votes and he has been declared elected,” he said.

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