Buhari maintains lead as INEC releases more results in Kaduna


President Muhammadu Buhari, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), is maintaining his lead in last Saturday’s presidential polls in Kaduna State.

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has so far declared results of 13 local government areas.

The Commission is awaiting the results of other 10 Local government areas.

Prof. Bello Shehu, the collation officer, declared President Buhari of the APC as the winner in eight local government areas.

Shehu said that the Presidential Candidate of the PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar won in five local government areas.

The APC has won in Ikara, Makarfi, Kudan, Kubau Giwa, Sabon Gari, Soba, Kauru local government areas.

Shehu said the PDP won in Kaura, Zangon Kataf, Kagarko, Jaba and Kajuru local government areas.

Results of the Presidential poll from Zaria, Birnin Gwari, Sanga, Igabi, Kaduna North, Kaduna South, Chukun, Lere, Jema’a and Kachia are still being awaited.

Latest results released:

Kauru LG APC 33, 578 PDP 27,041

Kagarko LGA APC 16,663 PDP 21,605

Kajuru LGA APC 7,888 PDP 31,445 Giwa LGA APC 45,574 PDP 9,838

LGA results released earlier:

Kaura LGA APC 6,907 PDP 33,647

Ikara LGA APC 44,021 PDP 14,464

Makarfi LGA APC: 36,624 PDP:14,494

Kubau LGA APC: 67,140 PDP: 13,296

KUDAN LGA APC:30,577 PDP: 11,692

JABA: APC:6,400 PDP:22, 758

Zangon Kataf LGA: APC:10,411 PDP:62,622

Sabon Gari LGA: APC 58,467 PDP 22,644

SOBA LGA APC 51, 548 PDP 10, 65.

Meanwhile, the Commission has gone on a break and would reconvene at 9.00 a.m. for collation of the remaining results.

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