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APGA shocks APC, PDP in FCT polls

14 April 2016, 10:39

Abuja - The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has recorded its first electoral victory in the northern part of the country following Wednesday’s declaration of its candidate Hon. Adamu Mustapha Danze, winner of the chairmanship election in the Gwagwalada Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

In the result of the rerun poll conducted in some parts of the Gwagwalada Area Council  on Wednesday by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) APGA polled additional 426 votes to bring its total to 15 738 .

Also read: FCT polls: INEC declares exercise inconclusive in 4 Area Councils

The closest opponent and All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate got 14 additional votes, scoring a total of 14 560 votes.

Before the rerun APGA had recorded 15 312.00 as against APC 14 546.00 and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) 6 082.00.

- News 24


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