Nigeria/March 24, 2019/Agency Reporter /No Comment/166 views /nigeria Ganduje wins Kano governorship election | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World Newsshare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancelIncumbent governor of Kano State Umar Ganduje has won the supplementary election held in the state on Saturday. Ganduje, the candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress, polled a total of 45, 876 while his challenger Abba Yusuf of the People’s Democratic Party had 10, 231 votes. Only 57, 777 voters were accredited for the election out of the possible 131, 073 registered voters, the returning officer for the election Professor Bello B. Shehu said. ALSO READ Senate Presidency: I won’t step down ― Ndume, meets OsinbajoThe election was held in 207 polling units across 75 wards in 28 local government areas of the state. Bello declared the first ballot held on March inconclusive after the margin between Yusuf, who was in the lead, and Ganduje was lower than the number of votes cancelled. Yusuf polled a total of 1,014,474 votes ahead of Ganduje who garnered 987, 819 votes. The margin was 26,655 votes while a total number of 100,873 votes were cancelled. ALSO READ Fear of voter apathy heightens in Lagos ahead March 9 polls - Vanguard News NigeriaThe cumulative figures for both the inconclusive election and the supplementary election show that APC polled 1,033, 695 ahead of PDP with 1, 024, 713. <br class="clear"/> <br class="clear"/> Leave A Comment Below Related Tags:nigeria share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous articleMikel Obi talks early days in Chelsea, says Mourinho “killed me” | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World Newsnext articleZimbabwe/Congo-Brazzaville: Super Zim Warriors clinch AFCON qualificationRelated PostsNigeria/April 18, 2019 /No Comment UTME: 3 docked for double registration | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News452 shares Uncategorised/April 18, 2019 /No Comment Easter: FRSC begins special patrol in AnambraBBM to shut down May | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World NewsLiverpool star Salah stars on Time magazine’s cover | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World NewsMan remanded for allegedly stabbing father to deathAlleged Gang-rape: Court denies Babcock university student bail –Facebook confirms uploading 1.5 million users’ email contact without consent – Premium Times NigeriaBreaking: CCT convicts Onnoghen, sacks him as CJNCourt rejects SSS report on Magu as evidence – Premium Times NigeriaOmowunmi Akinnifesi shares no makeup look Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Sign me up for the newsletter! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.