The Speaker of the House of Representatives has been declared the winner of the Tafawa Balewa/Bogoro Federal Constituency election in Bauchi State.
Mr Dogara, the candidate of the PDP, scored 73,609 votes to defeat the APC candidate, Dalhatu Kantana, who scored 50,078 results.
He was declared the winner by the returning officer for the constituency few minutes past 10 p.m. on Sunday.

PREMIUM TIMES reported how Mr Dogara had claimed victory in the election before the official announcement. His main challenger, Mr Kantana, promptly responded that the speaker’s claim was false.
The announcement by INEC now means Mr Dogara will return to the House and may choose to seek election as the speaker again.

DON'T MISS

Group threatens nationwide protest over APC national convention

Group threatens nationwide protest over APC national convention A pressure group, the Concerned APC Members, has vowed to embark on nationwide protest on Monday if the Caretaker/Extra-Ordinary National Convention Planning Committee (CENCPC) of the ruling...

No colored braids, long artificial lashes, off shoulder dress – Fed Poly Oko’s dress...

No colored braids, long artificial lashes, off shoulder dress - Fed Poly Oko's dress code starts conversation on social media   A document has been distributed to students of Federal Polytechnic Oko to make them aware...

WAHALA DEY! Desmond Elliot’s Alleged Baby Mama Speaks Out, Begs Bloggers Not To Expose...

WAHALA DEY! Desmond Elliot's Alleged Baby Mama Speaks Out, Begs Bloggers Not To Expose Secret Nollywood actor, Desmond Elliot's alleged baby mama, Halima Warde Laraba Rammal has allegedly pleaded with bloggers to stop exposing their...

Dead bodies discovered in Laminga Dam Jos – #EndSARS protest

Dead bodies discovered in Laminga Dam Jos – #EndSARS protest Four dead bodies have been discovered in Laminga dam in Plateau State, Jos. Daily Trust Newspaper is reporting that, the corpses are residents who fell into...

If You are a Graduate and Unemployed, then this News is for you

If You are a Graduate and Unemployed, then this News is for you etunde Arobieke, the Commissioner for Wealth Creation and Employment announced that Governor Sanwo-Olu has approved Internship programme. This programme will accommodate 4,000...

Abuja Pastor arrested for impregnating his 20-year-old member

Abuja Pastor arrested for impregnating his 20-year-old member A man of God and General Overseer of Heavenly Ambassadors World Evangelical Mission Inc. (HAWEM), Apostle N.K Freeman, has been arrested for impregnating his teenage church...
Subscribe
Notify of
guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments