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Some Results From The National Assembly Election, Plateau State & Benue State

Plateau State House of Representatives Barkin Ladi/Riyom Federal Constituency Dr Simon Davou Mwadkwon (PDP) 64,291- Winner Bitrus Dangwel Tawal (APC) 24, 796 Wase Federal Constituency Idris Ahmed Maje (APC) 32,445 – Winner Suleiman Umaru Rabo (PDP) 26,335 Mangu /Bokkos Federal Constituency Solomon Maren (PDP) 71,903 -Winner Haruna Danjuma (APC) 58,964 Langtang North/Langtang South Federal Constituency […]

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PDP Rejects Results In Borno, Urges INEC To Declare Emmanuel Jev Winner In Benue

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for Borno Central Senatorial district, Mohammed Abba-Aji, has rejected the election results, as declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). He said his rejection was based on All Progressives Congress (APC) leadership and some INEC officials’ alleged manipulation and allocation of election results to themselves. Addressing journalists yesterday at […]

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Abba Moro Wins Benue South Senatorial Election

Comr. Abba Patrick Moro of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) was on Tuesday officially declared winner of Benue South senatorial election. The PDP Candidate polled 85,162 votes to beat his closest rival, Ochagwu Steven Lawani of All Progressives Congress (APC) who scored 47,721 Mike Okibe Onoja of SDP came distant third with 29,901.

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Observer Group Wants Elections Cancelled In Benue North West

The Grassroots Empowerment Initiative for Positive Change and Development on Monday urged the Independent National Electoral Commission to cancel the just-concluded presidential and National Assembly elections in the Benue North West senatorial district. The group was one of the accredited election observers for the poll. The group’s team leader, Mr Jimmy Feyisola-George, made the call […]

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2019 Election: INEC Declares Official Winner Of Benue

Atiku Abubakar, the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has defeated President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to win the Presidential election in Benue. Declaring the results on Tuesday in Makurdi, the State Constituency Collation Officer, Prof Sebastine Maimako, said Atiku polled a total of 355,255 votes to beat his […]

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David Mark’s Daughter Defeats Her Uncle To Win Otukpo/Ohimini Reps Seat Under APGA In Benue

Lady Blessing Onuh, daughter of former Senate President, David Mark has won the Otukpo Ohimini House of Reps seat. Mrs. Onuh floored her uncle and Benue State Deputy Speaker, Egli Johnson Ahubi with wide margin. Meanwhile, Ahubi has conceded defeat and congratulated Onuh for winning the seat. The Deputy Speaker, Engineer Ahubi in a congratulatory […]

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Atiku Takes Early Lead In Benue

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has taken an early lead ahead of Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Benue State, based on results declared so far. The PDP has won in 10 out of 14 local governments declared so far. The APC won the remaining four. The […]

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Gov Ortom, Mark, Akume Hold Meeting With Benue REC

The Governor of Benue State, Mr Samuel Ortom; a former Senate President, David Mark, and the senator representing Benue North West, (popularly known as Zone B), Mr George Akume, on Sunday, held a closed-door meeting with the state Resident Electoral Officer, Dr. Nentawe Goshwe. Collation and announcement of result were ongoing at the collation hall […]

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