APC wins Yobe gubernatorial election

By Mohammed Husseini, Yobe


The All Progressive Congress, APC Gubernatorial candidate Mai Mala Buni has been declared the winner in Yobe State.
The returning Officer for the governorship election in the State Professor Abubakar Musa Kundiri, Vice Chancellor Federal University Wukari, Taraba State made the declaration at the end of the collation exercise at the Independent National Electoral office in Damaturu, Yobe State Northeast.

The APC candidate Mai Mala Buni won with a total number of 444,013 to defeat his closet contender of the People Democratic Party PDP Umar Iliya Damagun who scored 95,703.

The APC also won in all the 17 Local Government areas of the State.