Ganduje And Ortom Declared Winners In Governorship Supplementary Polls
Governors Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State and Samuel Ortom of Benue State have been declared winners of the supplementary polls held in their respective states.
Governor Ganduje of the All Progressives Congress (APC) was declared winner by the Returning Officer, Professor Bello Shehu after polling 1,033,695 to beat his closest rival, Abba Yusuf of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who polled 1,024,713.
Samuel Ortom of Benue State was declared winner after polling a total of 434,473 votes to beat his closest rival and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Emmanuel Jime, who got 345,155 votes
Both men were re-elected into office for their second term.