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Phillip Gwada (PDP) emerge winner – Kaduna LG polls



Phillip Gwada (PDP) emerge winner – Kaduna LG polls

Mr Phillip Gwada candidate for People’s Democratic Party emerges as the winner of Saturday’s chairmanship election in Jaba Local Government Area of Kaduna state, announced by the state Independent Electoral Commission (INEC).


The Returning Officer, Prof. Peter Omale, made the declaration on Monday at the State Independent Electoral Commission (SIEC) office in Kwoi.



Omale said Gwada polled 9,012 votes to defeat APC’s candidate, Mr Benjamin Jock, who polled 5,640 votes.

He said that the candidate of Action Democratic Party, Mr Alhamdu Gyet, placed third with 2,732 votes.



“Mr Phillip Gwada of the PDP, having satisfied the requirements of the law and having scored the highest number of votes is hereby declared winner of the election and returned elected,’’ Omale said.

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