The Nasarawa State Independent Electoral Commission (NASIEC) has declared the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) winner of all elective positions contested during Saturday’s council polls.
During the announcement of the results on Sunday, the chairman of the Commission, Mr Henry Omaku, said that the APC won all the chairmanship positions across the North Central state’s 13 local government areas, including all 147 councilorship positions.
The breakdown of the chairmanship results as declared by the Commission shows that in Akwanga LGA, APC chairmanship candidate, Mr Samuel Meshi, won with 25,149 votes, while Umar Abubakar of the APC in Awe LGA emerged the chairmanship elect with 56,598 votes.
In Doma LGA, Mr Rabo Sani of the APC won with 77,030 votes, in Karo LGA, Mr Akala Samuel of the APC won with 80,934 votes, while Mr Abdurahman Sani of the APC won in Keffi LGA with 14,817 votes.
In Keana LGA, Mr Adamu Giza of the APC emerged winner of the chairmanship election with 35,658 votes, while Mr Saidu Kurki of the APC won in Kokona LGA with 59,34 votes. In Lafia LGA, Mr Aminu Muazu of the APC won with 172,717 votes.
The Commission also declared Mr Mohammed Sani of the APC winner of the chairmanship election in Nasarawa LGA, while Mr Idris Danlami of the APC won in Nasarawa Eggon LGA with 79,789 votes. In Obi LGA, Mr Mohammed Iyimoga of the APC won with 28,190 votes.
In Toto LGA, Mr Nuhu Adamu Dauda of the APC emerged winner of the chairmanship poll with 51,601 votes, while Hon Abubakar Abas of the APC won in Wamba LGA with 27,108 votes.
Speaking with newsmen after declaring the results, the Commission chairman said the APC also swept all 147 councilorship positions in the state.