Ahmed Umar Fintiri, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), is on his way to wresting power from Jibrilla Bindow, the incumbent Governor of Adamawa State, who is seeking reelection on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
SaharaReporters can report that results of the governorship contest as gathered from 18 Local Government Areas (LGAs) of the state show that Fintiri is coasting to victory, with just three LGAs left.
He is currently leading with a margin of 21,261 votes.
Madagali, Fintiri’s LGA, is one of the three being awaited.
At the last count, APC secured 309,781votes, while PDP has 331,042 votes.
Meanwhile, security has been beefed up at the office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), ahead of results declaration later tonight.
See breakdown of the results below:
Girei Local Government
Mubi North Local Government
Mubi South Local Government
Yola South Local Government
Yola North Local Government
Shelleng Local Government
Mayo-Belwa Local Government
Song Local Government
Michika Local Government
Furore Local Government
Numan Local Government
Guyuk Local Government
Lamurde Local Government
Maiha Local Government
Ganye Local Government
Jada Local Government
Demsa Local Government
Hong Local Government
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