Dutse - The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Jigawa state has announced Abubakar Muhammad Badaru as the winner of the 2015 gubernatorial election, Vanguard reports.
Declaring the result, the Returning Officer, Professor James Ayatse said the APC governorship candidate scored a total 648 045 votes defeating his PDP opponent, Aminu Ringim who scored a total 479 447 votes.
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Eleven Members of the Jigawa State House of Representatives and 25 members of the state assembly lost their seats at the state and federal chambers, as APC is leading in 20 local government out of the 27 LGA’s of the state.
Result of gubernatorial election from Jigawa as released by INEC.
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