Candidate of the New Nigeria Peoples Party, Abba Kabir Yusuf, has been declared the winner of the Kano State gubernatorial election.
INEC Returning Officer Prof Ahmad Doko Ibrahim, who announced the final results, said Yusuf polled
1,019,602 while the candidate of APC, Nasir Yusuf Gawuna polled – 890,705 to come second.
Total valid votes: 1,977,872
Rejected votes: 27,092
Total votes cast: 2,084
Margin of victory: 128,897
Total incidences of 195 across
253,060 PVC collected affected
For purpose of margin of lead: the Ro considered as follows:
Figure reduced to 84,849