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PDP wins all seats in Taraba rerun elections

22 February 2016, 13:13

Jalingo - The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has won the three legislative positions in Saturday’s re-run elections in Taraba State.

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Resident Electoral Commissioner in the state, Habu Hinna announced the results at a briefing on Sunday in Jalingo.

Dan-Asabe Hosea of the PDP won the Sardauna/Kurmi/Gashaka Federal constituency with 37 645 votes as against his closest rival, Ibrahim Elsudi of the All Progressives Congress, (APC) with 37 609 votes.

Also read: APC calls for arrest of Taraba ex-Speaker

Former Speaker of the State Assembly, Abel Diah of the PDP defeated Emmanuel Bongo of the APC for the Mbamnga state Constituency with 7 825 as against 5 642.

Emmanuel Dame of the PDP got the victory for Ardo Kola state constituency with 12 138 over Sanusi Wale of the APC who got 11 047 votes

- News 24


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