Take a fresh look at your lifestyle.

Audu emerges as Kogi State APC guber candidate

0 181

Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.

Kogi state, Audu Abubakar‎Former governor of Kogi state, Audu Abubakar has emerged as All Progressive Congress (APC) governorship candidate for November 21, governorship election in Kogi


Audu defeated nine other aspirants, after 18 dropped shortly before voting commenced.

[Pictured: Audu Abubakar]

New entrant to politics, Alhaji Yahaya Bello (Fairplus) came a close second, in what many saw as an unprecedented feat for the Ebira Born politician.

Audu has had two stints at the Lugard House, Kogi State’s government house in 1991 and 2003.

He will be facing the eventual winner of the peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the general election.

Kogi State APC Congress

The result of the All Progressives Congress Governorship primaries as announced by the Returning officer, Governor El-Rufai of Kaduna State.

Ocholi – 90

Obadofin – 15

Zakari Jiya – 0

Olumoroti – 56

Meyanga – 2

Idrissima – 5

Baba Ali – 28

Yakubu Mohd – 0

Abatemi – 400

Atawodi – 183

Sule Eje Abutu – 2

Clarence Olafemi – 7

Alex Kadir – 1

Onukaba – 1

Elephant – 11

Sani Shaibu – 1

Sanusi Abubakar  – 309

Ugbane – 8

Prince Abubakar Audu -1109

Yahaya Bello-703

© Copyright 2015 www.elombah.com

Send your reports/articles/eyewitness accounts to publisher@elombah.com

Follow us on twitter handle @Elombah; Like our Facebook page: “Elombah.com”

Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.