Bauchi - The Senate Leader, Senator Abdul Ningi of the Peoples Democratic Party has lost his bid to return to the Senate, Punch reports.
INEC Collation Officer for the Bauchi Central, Dr. Mohammed Yakubu, declared the Isah Misau of the All Progressives Congress (APC) the winner of the the Bauchi Central Senatorial District.
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Yakubu announced that Misau scored 208 741 votes to beat Ningi, who scored 57 172 votes.
The result, as declared in Azare, the headquarters of the district on Monday, by the INEC Collation Officer for the Bauchi North Senatorial election, Dr. Muhammed Adamu, said Nazif polled 197 919 votes, to beat Mustapha, who scored 97 047.
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