Guber 2023 Poll: Gov Sule Knows Fate as INEC Declares Winner in Nasarawa

Guber 2023 Poll: Gov Sule Knows Fate as INEC Declares Winner in Nasarawa

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Governor Abdullahi Sule as the winner of the gubernatorial election in Nasarawa state.

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Professor Tanko Ishaya, the returning officer, on Monday, March 20, declared that Sule of the All Progressives Congress (APC) scored 347,209 votes to beat the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)'s candidate, David Ombugadu, who got 283,016 votes, Independent reports.

Gov Sule
Sule floored the PDP's Ombugadu in the poll (Photo: @AbdullahiASule)
Source: UGC

But the PDP, at odds with the results, is saying it would challenge them in court, while the APC said it would also challenge the local government areas that the PDP won in the poll.

Source: Legit.ng

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