APC Wins 14 Of 18 Local Government Areas In Kaduna
The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has won the majority in the just concluded Kaduna local government polls. This was made known by the Chairman of the Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission, Dr Saratu Dikko, on Thursday. while confirming the results for 18 chairmanship seats out of the 23 Local Governments that took part in the polls.
According to Dikko, the All progressives Congress (APC) won 14 local government chairmanship seats, while the PDP won four seats, adding that the elections of the remaining five local government areas would hold on June 2, 2018.
She listed the local government areas won by the APC as Birnin-Gwari, Giwa, Igabi, Ikara, Kaduna North, Sabon-Gari, Kagarko, Kubau, Kudan, Lere, Makarfi, Sanga, Soba and Zaria, while the PDP won in Jema’a, Kachia, Kauru and Zango-Kataf.
NIGERIA NEWS gathered that Kaura, Jaba and Kajuru local governments would have fresh elections on June 2, while the outstanding elections in four wards in Chikun and two wards in Kaduna South local governments would also hold on the same day too.
“This concludes the confirmation of the result,” Dikko said adding that Certificates of Return would be issued to the winners on Saturday, May 19, 2018.