Kogi Election: INEC Declares Yahaya Bello Governor Elect


The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has officially declared the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Alh. Yahaya Bello the winner of the Kogi State governorship poll.
The APC polled 247,752 votes to defeat PDP who came a second with 204,877 votes. In today’s supplementary poll, APC polled 6885 votes to beat PDP which polled 5363 votes.
While Declaring the results in Lokoja, the Chief Returning Officer for the election, Prof. Emmanuel Kucha, who is the Vice Chancellor of the Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi, said having fulfilled all legal requirements, Alh. Yahaya Bello is declared winner of the election and Kogi Governor-Elect.