Ishaku Re-Elected as Taraba Governor

Governor Darius Dickson Ishaku has been reelected to steer Taraba state for another four years.The governor, who contested on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), polled 520,433 votes to defeat Sani Abubakar Danladi of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who trailed him with 362,735 votes.Ishaku won 12 of the 16 local government areas of the state to floor his closest rival (Danladi) with a gap of 157,698 votes.Danladi won only in four councils: Jalingo, Ibi, Karim-Lamido and Gassol councils.Sen. Aisha Jummai Alhassan of the United Development Party (UDP) polled 16,289 votes.

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