Results of the ongoing Presidential Primary of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have started trickling in.
Concise News reports that 3,274 accredited delegates participated in the presidential primary with one hundred and six delegates from Abia State leading the voting, followed by Adamawa State delegates.
This online medium had reported earlier that thirteen Presidential aspirants are jostling for the PDP ticket.
The aspirants gunning for the PDP presidential ticket include Nigeria’s Senate President Bukola Saraki, former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar; and Sokoto state Governor, Aminu Tambuwal.
Others are Gombe state Governor, Ibrahim Dankwambo; former Kano state Governor Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso; and former Kaduna state Governor Ahmed Makarfi.
Also in the running are former Senate President David Mark; former Plateau state Governor Jonah Jang; former Jigawa State Governor Sule Lamido; Atahiru Bafarawa; Tanimu Turaki; Datti Baba-Ahmed; and Stanley Osifo.
Below are the results as announced by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, who is the chairman of the convention. (PLEASE REFRESH ALWAYS).
Kwankwaso – 158 votes
Ahmed Makarfi – 74 votes
Ibrahim Dankwambo – 111 votes
Bafarawa – 48 votes
Sule Lamido – 96 votes
Kabiru Turaki – 65 votes
David Mark – 35 votes
Baba Ahmed – 5 votes
Jonah Jang – 19 votes
Saraki – 317 votes
Tambuwal – 693 votes.