PDP Drags Judge To NJC Over Suspension Of Bauchi Result Collation
PDP National Chairman Prince Uche Secondus

The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has congratulated its candidates who won the governorship election held in Bauchi, Benue, and Sokoto States.

The party said this in a series of tweets on Tuesday after the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) declared a former Minister of the FCT, Senator Bala Mohammed, winner of Bauchi governorship election.

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The PDP also thanked its supporters and the people of the states for what it described as “making the right choice” after the supplementary elections held in those states.

Concise News reports Senator Bala Mohammed, a former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, defeated the incumbent Governor Mohammed Abubakar in Bauchi State after polling a total of 515,113 votes ahead of the governor who got 500,625 votes.

Also, governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State was re-elected for a second term after polling a total of 512,002 votes to defeat Ahmad Aliyu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who scored 511,660 votes.

Governor Samuel Ortom was also returned elected for a second term in Benue State after he got 434,473 votes to beat APC’s Emmanuel Jime who had 345,155 votes.