Former FCT Minister Bala Mohammed

Immediate past minister of Federal Capital Territory Senator Bala Mohammed has emerged as the 2019 governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bauchi state.

Mohammed defeated senators Abdul Ningi and Adamu Gumba in a closely fought primary on Sunday.

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Chairman of the PDP Electoral Panel for the state, Chief Dan Orbih, announced that Mohammed polled 1,335 votes, while Ningi got 802 votes and Gumba polled 15 votes.

According to him, the election was free, fair, peaceful and conducted in accordance with the party’s constitution.