Governor El-Rufai Loses Polling Unit To PDP In Kaduna Local Council Polls

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State on Saturday misplaced his polling unit to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) within the native council election held within the state.

The outcomes introduced by the state Independent Electoral Commission for Unit 01 Ungwar Sarki, Kaduna North Local Government, confirmed the PDP getting 86 out of the 159 votes for chairman.

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Announced by the Presiding Officer, Muhammad Sani, Mr El-Rufai’s All Progressive Congress (APC) secured 62 votes, whereas APP had 1, ZLP 5, PRP 4, and three abstentions.

The PDP additionally obtained 100 votes for the councillorship seat out of 162, whereas APC scored 53, ZLP 2, PRP 2, NNPP 1, and BP 4.

Earlier, Mr El-Rufai had stated the adoption of digital voting for the native election was to make sure individuals’s votes depend.

“As I stated a number of instances, we’re not going to behave like different events or different state governments; we’ll enable the individuals of Kaduna State to elect who they need.

“The APC didn’t must win in every single place. 

We don’t consider in dishonest or rigging elections but additionally we don’t need different events to cheat us, and that was why we inspired the Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission to provide you with a fool-proof voting course of,“ he stated.

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Governor El-Rufai Loses Polling Unit To PDP In Kaduna Local Council Polls

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