Ganduje beats Abba in rerun elections in Kano guber race
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Governor Ganduja wins kano rerun election - annouced by INEC officially in the late wee hours of 24/march/2019 .
The APC (All progressives congress) won the PDP candidate Abba Yusuf by 26,655.
Before the re-run election Abba Yusuf got 1,014,474 votes while Ganduje got 987, 819 votes. Due to the difference of 26,655. The elections was deemed inconclusive.
The INEC laws states that margin between votes between two candidates in a given election should be inconclusive if the number of cancelled votes is more than the margin between them.
In the case of the first election the cancelled votes amounted to 100,873 votes. Hence a re-run.
Re-run elections held on 23/march/2019
APC polled 1,033, 695 ahead of PDP with 1, 024, 713.
Hence making Governor Ganduje's bid for another term as the executive governor of Kano state a success.
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