The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the results of the court-ordered Katsina State Federal Constituency re-run election, in respect of 15 Polling Units in Mashi/Dutsi. The election took place on 10th February.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) emerged winner with 2, 566 votes. But when the accumulated 28,153 votes were added, the total number expanded to 30,719.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) came second with 893 votes. When the accumulated 19,176 votes were added, the total score increased to 20,069.
The Peoples Redemption Party (PRP) clinched the third position with 25 votes, stretching the total number to 357 when the inherited 322 votes were added.
There are 9089 registered voters at the 15 Polling Units. A total of 3822 voters were accredited. Total votes cast were 3770, out of which 286 were rejected. The turnout rate was 41.48 percent.
PARTY SCORES IN 15 POLLING UNITS ACCUMMULATED VOTES TOTAL VOTES
APC 2566 28153 30719
PDP 893 19176 20069
PRP 25 332 357
REGISTERED VOTERS 9089
ACCREDITED VOTERS 3822
VALID VOTES 3484
REJECTED VOTES 286
TOTAL VOTES CAST 3770