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SGF Boss Mustapha loses his ward to PDP in Adamawa state

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has emerged victorious in governorship and state assembly elections held in the ward of the Secretary-General of the Federation, Boss Mustapha in the Adamawa state capital, Yola.

According to reports from Independent newspaper and online publisher Sahara Reporters, the opposition party defeated the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) candidates in several the elections in the ward.

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The results announced were:

PU Unit 15 Gwadabawa Ward, Yola North LG

Governorship

PDP 121

APC 61

ADC 51

House of Assembly

PDP 126

APC 54

ADC 41

Meanwhile, Legit.ng reported earlier that Adamawa state governor Muhammadu Bindow of Adamawa lost the state government house polling units 012 and 09 to opposition PDP candidate, Alhaji Umaru Fintiri.

Announcing the result of polling unit 09 on Saturday, March 9 in Yola, Sumayya Aliyu, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)’s presiding officer said Fintiri scored 167 votes against Bindow’s 108 votes.

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Also, Ms Yemi Adetiba presiding officer at polling unit 012, announced that Fintiri garnered 136 votes against Bindow’s 81.

Also, Legit.ng reported that there was wild jubilation as former vice president and presidential candidate of PDP, Atiku Abubakar, delivered his polling unit, Ajiya 02, in Gwadabawa Ward, Yola North local government of Adamawa.

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The result of the governorship election announced by the returning officer, Dorathy Inaku indicated that PDP scored 161 votes, while APC got 99 votes.

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