North West

Kabir Yusuf [Photo: BBC]

Kano PDP governorship candidate speaks on inconclusive election

A rerun will now determine the winner of the governorship election in the state.

Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido

Elections: Kano Emir tasks residents on peace

He commended the state Police Commissioner, Muhammad Wakili, for restoring public confidence in the police

Gunmen used to illustrate the story

Gunmen kidnap expatriate worker in Kano, kill driver

The expatriate was working on a road construction in the area.

Pictures from the scene in Kajuru LGA

Police confirm 16 killed in Kajuru, Kaduna attack

Residents of Kajuru had earlier narrated how the attack occurred to PREMIUM TIMES.

Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje

INEC declares Kano governorship election inconclusive

The PDP leads the APC candidate by 26,655 votes.

Isa Ashiru Kudan

PDP rejects governorship election results in Kaduna

INEC announced APC’s Nasir El-Rufai as the winner of the governorship election on Monday.

APC Presidential Candidate, President Muhammadu Buhari (R) assisted by APC National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole while presenting the party’s flag to the Kaduna State APC Gubernatorial Candidate, Nasir El-Rufai during Presidential rally at Ahmadu Bello Stadium in Kaduna on Friday (18/1/18) 00645//18/1/19/Ibrahim Bashir/ICE/NAN 00641 Pic 30. APC Presidential Candidate, President Muhammadu Buhari (L) with Kaduna State APC Gubernatorial Candidate, Gov Nasir El-Rufai during APC Presidential rally at Ahmadu Bello Stadium in Kaduna on Friday (18/1/18) 00646/18/1/19/Ibrahim Bashir/ICE/NAN Pic 31All Progressive Congress Party (APC) supporters during the party’s Presidential rally at Ahmadu Bello Stadium in Kaduna on Friday (18/1/18) 00646/18/1/19/Ibrahim Bashir/ICE/NAN

Re-election: El-Rufai thanks supporters, promises better days

He defeated his closest rival, Isa Ashiru, with a margin of 231,259 votes.

Voters on voting line

JUST IN: All 44 Kano LG results in, PDP wins majority votes

The PDP has now won a majority of votes in Kano.

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, addressing a stakeholders meeting on 2019 General Elections’ postponement, in Abuja on Saturday (16/2/19). 01462/16/2/2019/Sumaila Ibrahim/BJO/NAN

Inconclusive polls: Sokoto APC candidate accepts INEC’s decision

The PDP candidate, Governor Aminu Tambuwal, had rejected INEC’s decision to declare the election inconclusive.

Zamfara State map

APC clears all 24 Zamfara State House of Assembly seats

The party had on February 23 won all the state’s seat in the National Assembly.

Kaduna State House of Assembly

APC wins 22 Assembly seats in Kaduna, PDP gets nine

The Speaker of the House is re-elected.

INEC chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu speaking during the formal opening of the 2019 presidential and National Assembly elections Result Collation Centre, in Abuja on Sunday (24/2/19). 01726/24/2/2019/BJO/NAN

INEC resumes collation of results in Kano

Kano deputy governor released by the police.

Aminu Tambuwal

Sokoto Governorship: Tambuwal rejects INEC’s decision

He says there was no cause for the election to be declared inconclusive.

Muktar Shehu, Zamfara Governor-Elect

It’s Official: APC’s Muktar Idris wins Zamfara governorship election

Mr Idris won with a margin of 345,089 votes.

Ashiru and El-Rufai

El-Rufai poised to win Kaduna governorship election

The incumbent governor leads with over 231, 000 votes.

Rabiu Kwankwaso and Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje

Elections: Collation suspended in Kano after result sheet of pending LG is torn

In Kano, the PDP candidate has so far scored 960,004 votes, Mr Ganduje of the APC has 953,522 votes.

Police arrest Kano Deputy Governor

Police arrest Kano Deputy Governor as PDP leads after 43 local govts

The two top officials were arrested some minutes after 2 a.m. Monday after they arrived the venue of the state collation centre and began to disrupt the process.

Nigeria Police

Three abducted INEC ad-hoc staff in Katsina regain freedom — Police

Efforts are ongoing to arrest the hoodlums, the police say.

Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State

Governor Masari of APC re-elected for second term in Katsina

Mr Masari defeated the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate and 16 others in all the 34 Local Government Areas of the state.

Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal

Tambuwal leads in 12 local government areas

The PDP is leading the APC with a margin of 13,444 votes in the results so far declared.

Aminu Tambuwal

Tambuwal maintains lead, wins six additional LGAs

In the results announced thus far, the PDP has won in 11 local governments while the APC has won in four LGAs. There are 23 LGAs in the state.

Kaduna State map used to illustrate the story.

PDP threatens to reject Kaduna election results

The party said it would not accept rigged elections that do not tally with the wish of the people.

Nasir El-Eufai [Photo Credit: The Whistler]

Kaduna Governorship: APC leads in seven out of 11 local govts declared

The margin of win is narrow though.

Kaduna State map used to illustrate the story.

Gunmen attack another Kajuru community

It is yet unclear how many people were killed in the latest attack in the Kaduna community.

Ashiru and El-Rufai

Kaduna Governorship: PDP’s Isa Ashiru loses own local government

A total of 52,112 were accredited for the election in the local government.