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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.

- NAN

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