The PDP won in all the 10 wards in the area council.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Suleman Sabo of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) the winner of the February 12 Kuje Area Council chairmanship election in the Federal Capital Territory.
Mr Sabo, the council’s incumbent chairman who will now serve his second term in office, defeated the other five candidates in each of the 10 wards in the area council.
He gathered a total of 13,301 votes to defeat his closest rival, Sarki Hamidu of the All Progressive Congress (APC), who secured 7,694 votes to emerge second.
By this, the PDP candidate defeated the APC with a total margin of 5,607 votes.
Sule Magaji, the INEC Returning Officer for the Kuje Area Council election, announced the final results on Sunday morning.
Results of wards officially announced :
Kuje Central (ward 01)
Chibiri ( ward 02)
Gaube (ward 03)
APC – 1793
Kwaku ( ward 04)
Kabi (ward 05)
Rubochi (ward 06)
APC – 1047
PDP – 1506
Gwargwada (ward 07)
Gudrun Karya ( ward 08)
Kujekwa (ward 09)
Yenche ( ward 10)