#NigeriaDecides: Supporters Celebrate As PDP Lead In Kano

Supporters of the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the Kano State governorship elections, Abba Yusuf, took to the streets of Kano on Saturday to celebrate an early lead.The celebration began for the supporters of the main opposition party’s candidate when news filtered through mobile phones that the party had recorded symbolic victories against Governor Abdulahi Ganduje’s All Progressives Congress in constituencies of his close allies. The constituencies included that of the state. At the Magwan polling unit 056 where the deputy governor, Gawuna, voted, the PDP candidate polled 210 votes to defeat Ganduje, who polled 197 votes. Ganduje suffered a similar fate at PU 022 at the Giginyu Primary School, where Shekarau voted. Results from the unit indicated that the  PDP garnered 143 votes to defeat Ganduje who polled 91 votes. At PU 029, located at Zango ward in Kano Municipality LGA, the PDP scored 147 votes, while the APC had 70 votes.Photo Credit: Getty

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