Alhaji Babba-Kaita Wins Senatorial Seat
Uploaded by Adekoya on February 25, 2019
Alhaji Ahmad Babba-Kaita of the All Progressives Congress, APC has been declared winner of the election for Daura Senatorial District of Katsina State.
Announcing the result at the zonal collation office in Daura, the INEC Returning Officer, Professor Ojonigwu Friday said Alhaji Ahmad Babba scored 339,438 votes to defeat his closest contender, Alhaji Mani Nasarawa of the People’s Democratic Party who scored 127,529 votes.
Accord Party candidate, Alhaji Lawal Nalado got 14,150 votes.
In the course of the announcement, Professor Friday said Daura senatorial district has 946,538 registered votes, and only 481,605 people cast their votes in the election.
According to INEC Returning Officer, 469,127 votes were valid while 12,478 were rejected