Nuhu Ribadu who is the director of field operations of the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential Campaign Council has won his polling unit for the party.
Daily Trust reports that Ribadu who was a governorship aspirant cast his vote at 011 Polling Unit in Bakko Ward, Yola South Local Government Area.
The APC governorship candidate, Governor Muhammadu Jibrilla polled 302 votes to defeat his Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) counterpart, Ahmadu Fintiri who scored 163 votes.
Ribadu expressed satisfaction with the process and commended “voters and election officials for the peaceful and smooth conduct of the exercise, calling on all stakeholders to maintain the spirit.”
Meanwhile, Senator Iyiola Omisore, a former governorship candidate of Social Democratic Party (SDP) in the September 22 governorship election in Osun state, Senator Christopher Iyiola Omisore, has delivered his polling unit in Ile-Ife for the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
The Independent reports that Omisore, who was former deputy governor under Chief Adebisi Akande of Alliance For Democracy (AD) had since the rerun of governorship election in the state joined the APC.
Continentour.com.ng gathered that in his polling unit located at Saint Gabriel Moore Ile Ife, APC scored a total votes of 517 while the PDP had just 12 votes.
Omisore had on Thursday, March 9, lured the minority leader of the state House of Assembly, Honourable Adewale to decamp and join him in APC.
It would be recalled that Omisore assisted APC to win the governorship election late last year when INEC declared that the first election as inconclusive.
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