Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has won re-election in a close race. He ran on the All Progressives Congress platform.
He defeated the Peoples Democratic Party candidate in Saturday’s rerun election to win a major victory.
Ganduje polled 45, 876 votes to the PDP’s 10, 239 in the supplementary election.
When added to the results of the first election held on March 9, the governor polled a total of 1,028,089 to PDP’s 1,021, 886, a difference of 6,203 votes.
Governor Ganduje was subsequently declared the winner of the poll and returned as elected.