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Aminu Tambawual declared winner in Sokoto

2015-04-12 19:51
Voters queue to cast their votes in Lesotho. (AP)

Sokoto - Speaker Aminu Tambuwal and All Progressive Congress(APC) gubernatorial candidate for Sokoto State has won, reports Premium Times

The result was announced on Sunday, with the APC candidate  getting 653 768 votes while the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) candidate got 269 74.

Tambuwal, who is currently the Speaker of the House of Representatives, had earlier won in the 14 local governments where results have been declared.

Also read:Tambuwal leads in Sokoto

 He will be succeeding Governor Aliyu Wammako in May.

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