Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.


PDP wins Kubau, Zaria LG election

03 December 2012, 07:09

Kubau - The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP has) was on Sunday declared winner of the chairmanship seats in Kubau and Zaria Local Government Areas of Kaduna State in the Saturday's council poll.   

The Returning Officer, Muhammad Sule-Basawa, said Khalid Yalwa-Kubau of PDP polled 75 609 votes to defeat Rilwanu Mohammed-Inuwa of CPC who polled 19 326 votes.

Sule-Basawa said, "having scored the highest number of votes and satisfied the requirements of the law, Yalwa-Kubau is hereby returned as duly elected chairman of Kubau Local Government’’.

In a related development, the PDP Chairmanship Candidate, Lawal Balarabe, polled 146 704 votes to defeat Lawal Jibril of CPC who scored 131 358 votes in Zaria council election.



Read News24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
Peregrino Brimah
Why Jonathanians desperately want...

The lie invented described a so-called clash between Vice president Yemi Osinbajo and Kaduna Governor Nasir El-Rufai, with the Vice allegedly storming out during an alleged NEC meeting. Read more...

Submitted by
Peregrino Brimah
Campaign #StandForAlmajiri: Why W...

I am not sure why Jonathan set out to establish the so-called Almajiri schools. I cannot decipher if he did it out of good intention and bad advice as perhaps he claims was the excuse of most of his actions. Read more...

Submitted by
Omotayo Ibn Akinwale
Challenges of life

Do you know that it takes your permission for the enemy to operate in your life? Read more...

Submitted by
Yasir Sani Tahir
The coming generation scares me

While we have been busy talking about Nigeria of today, I wonder if we have spared a thought about how this country will be in the next 25 years. Read more...

Submitted by
Adebayo Lawal
Open letter to the weak Kwara Sta...

After so much letters and consultation Government of Kwara State that has long been depriving kwara State Students outside Kwara their major right and not privilege. Read more...