PDP clench more seats in Kaduna State Assembly

PDP clench more seats in Kaduna State Assembly

PDP clench more seats in Kaduna State Assembly

In the just concluded elections of the House of Assembly election in Kaduna State, the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has gained two additional seats.

It was reported that the PDP, which only had seven members in the assembly after the election in 2015, now has a total number of nine members.

The members of the PDP that were elected will be representing Kaura, Jema’a, Jaba, Sanga, Kajuru, Chikun, Kachia, Zangon Kataf and Zonkwa constituencies.

With the details that were released by INEC on the election, the APC retained its position in the assembly with 24 members, down from the 27 it has in the 8th Assembly.

On the 23rd of March, INEC will conduct a by-election in Kagarko constituency, for the state constituency seat.

Members of the APC for the 9th Assembly will be representing Sabon Gari, Basawa, Zaria Kewaye, Zaria City, Makarfi, Soba, Maigana, Ikara, Kakangi, Magajin Gari, Igabi East, Igabi west, Kauru, Makera, Tudun Wada, Unguwan Sunusi, Kubau, Doka/Gabasawa, Kudan, Lere West, Lere East, Giwa West and Giwa East constituencies.

It was reported that that the 16 fresh members include Yusuf Mugu (Kaura); Suleiman Dabo (Zaria City), Aminu Ahmed (Makarfi), Bala Tagagi (Kakangi), Monday Dikko (Jaba), Mrs Comfort Amwe (Sanga), Ishaku Chawaza (Chikun), Salisu Bala (Igabi East)

Also among the incoming fresh lawmakers are, Tanimu Musa (Kachia), Ali Kalat (Jema’a), Shehu Inusa (Kubau), Faisal Abbas (Kudan), Kantiok Bako (Zonkwa), Rilwanu Gadagau (Giwa West), and Yusuf Ibrahim Labo (Giwa East).

 

 

PDP clench more seats in Kaduna State Assembly

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