SIECOM Declares APC Winner in 14 LG, PDP 4, Reschedules 5 LG Elections For June 2nd

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SIECOM Declares APC Winner in 14 LG, PDP 4, Reschedules 5 LG Elections For June 2nd
By Zainab Tanimu
Kaduna North-West, NIGERIA
Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission (SIECOM) has announced the All progressive party (APC) winner in 14 LGAs of the state. The People Democratic Party (PDP) in 4LGAs while the 3 LGAs where election could not hold in the last LG polls and the other 2 LGAs where election results were inconclucive were rescheduled to hold on Saturday, the 2nd of June.
The Chairman of the Commission, Saratu Dikko disclosed this during a Press Conference in Kaduna on Thursday.
The Local Government Areas affected are Jaba, Kajuru and Kaura while the 2 LGAs where election results were inconclusive are Chikun and Kaduna South.
While announcing results of the conclusive Local Government Areas the Commission Chairman says: ” Birnin-Gwari was won by APC with 34,153 votes, Giwa won by APC with 57,005 votes.
According to her, other results are as follows: Igabi won by APC with 47, 640, Ikara APC with 42,312, Jama’a was won by PDP with 45, 361, Kachia won by PDP with 42, 242 votes.
While in Kagarko APC won with 63,262, Kauru won by PDP with 24, 395, Kubau APC with 47, 535, Lere APC with 92,854, Kaduna North won by APC with 168,572 votes.
Also in Kudan APC won with 72,021 votes, Makarfi APC won with 22, 190, Sabon Gari was won by APC with total votes of 20, 576, Zango Kataf was won by PDP with vote cast of 55,643.
Zanga, Soba and Zaria Local Government Areas were won by the APC with votes cast of 23, 685; 40,903; 42,859 respectively.
Saturday, the 19th of May has been set aside for the issuance of certificate of return to candidates. The chairman announced.