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PDP wins Jaba local council election in Kaduna

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The Independent Electoral Commission has proclaimed Mr. Phillip Gwada (PDP) the winner of Saturday’s chairmanship election in the state’s Jaba Local Area.

The Returning Officer, Professor Peter Omale, made the declaration on Monday at the State Independent Electoral Commission (SIEC) office in Kwoi.

PDP wins Jaba local council election in Kaduna

PDP wins Jaba local council election in Kaduna

Omale said Gwada polled 9,012 votes to defeat APC’s candidate, Mr. Benjamin Jock, who polled 5,640 votes.

He said that the candidate of the Action Democratic Party, Mr. Alhamdu Gyet, placed third with 2,732 votes.



“Mr Phillip Gwada of the PDP, having satisfied the requirements of the law and having scored the highest number of votes, is hereby declared winner of the election and returned elected,” Omale said.

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