PDP’S Fintiri set emerge Adamawa governor as APC loses in all 14 LGA’s in re-run poll

PDP’S Fintiri set emerge Adamawa governor as APC loses in all 14 LGA’s in re-run poll

Chidi Samuel|

Ahmadu Fintiri of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is set to emerge as the next governor of Adamawa State as the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) lost in all the 14 local government areas of the state where supplementary election took place on Thursday.

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) who declared the March 9 governorship poll in the state inconclusive, conducted the election in 44 polling units.

Announcing the result of the rerun on Thursday in Yola, the Adamawa state capital, INEC said that Ahmadu Fintiri of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) polled 10,480 votes while Jibrilla Bindow, the incumbent governor and APC candidate secured 1391 votes.

Before the March 9 election was declared inconclusive, Fintiri, a former acting governor of the state, who ruled for only three months, had polled 367,471 votes, while Bindow had 334,995 votes.

The result showed that Fintiri was leading with a margin 32,476.

Some LGA’s result from the re-run election…

Song LGA [3 PUs]

Total Registered Voters – 3833

Accredited Voters – 1097

ADC – 4

APC – 406

PDP – 647

Total valid Votes – 1,060

Yola South LGA

Total Registered Voters – 4,401

Accredited Voters -1,073

ADC – 17

ADA – 9

APC – 188

PDP – 825

Total valid -1,044

Rejected – 25

Total Vote Cast – 1,069

Girei LGA

PU I

Total Registered Voters – 1,874

Accredited Voters – 563

Total Votes Cast – 557

Valid – 551

Rejected – 6

APC – 195

PDP – 352

Hong LGA

PDP – 678

APC – 49

Fufore LGA

PDP – 371

APC – 61

Shelleng LGA

PDP – 242

APC – 64

Lamorde LGA

PDP – 1,355

APC – 80

Ganye LGA

PDP – 184

APC – 88

Guyuk LGA

PDP – 717

APC – 10

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