Prince Abubakar Audu reportedly defeats Gov. Wada

Audu leads with 17,444 votes after results for 11 LGs were announced.


There are strong reports that Prince Abubakar Audu in the Kogi guber race has defeated the incumbent and .

According to a report by ThisDay Live, Audu won the State governorship election based on results released at the Local Government level.


The report further claimed that results released from Kogi West senatorial district showed that the APC candidate won six LGAs as against one won by the PDP candidate.

It was also reported that in Kogi East, Audu also trounced Wada by winning six out of the nine LGAs while in Kogi Central he beat his PDP rival by winning three out of the five LGAs.

According to Sunday Punch, Audu leads with 17,444 votes after results for 11 LGs were announced.

Here are the results as announced by the INEC returning officer.

Idah LG; APC, 11,779; PDP, 6,952; LP, 24: PPA, 59,

Yagba East: APC, 7,129; PDP, 5,368;  LP, 16, PPA, 73

Yagba West: APC, 7,930; PDP,  7,021;  LP 13; PPA 43

Okenne LG: APC, 14,786: PDP, 15968;  LP, 1437; PPA 586

Ijummu LG: APC, 9,958; PDP, 6,040;  LP, 25; PPA, 103

Kogi LG (Koton-Karfe) APC, 10,426; PDP, 9,316; LP, 10; PPA 55

Adavi LG: APC, 15,636, PDP, 11,902; PPA, 186; LP, 1,318

Ajaokuta, APC, 8,581; PDP, 6,903; LP, 550; PPA, 24

Ogori-Magongo: APC, 1,931; PDP, 2,601; LP, O3, PPA, 50

Mopa-Moro.   APC, 3,888; PDP, 4,195; LP, 10; PPA 24;

Okehi LG: APC 10,170: PDP, 8,504; LP, 4,272; PPA 78.

Kabba_Burnu LG: APC, 9,659; PDP, 7,768; LP, 175; PPA, 66

Omala LG:  APC, 9,228;   PDP, 10,517;   LP, 17;  PPA, 91

Ofu LG: APC, 16,800; PDP, 10,997; LP, 20; PPA 203

Ankpa LG: APC, 22,983; PDP, 14,731; LP, 54; PPA, 183

Olamoboro LG: APC, 13,227;  PDP, 8,202;  LP, 13;  PPA, 148

Igalamela LG: APC, 9,003     PDP, 8,683;   LP. 29,   PPA, 157

Bassa LG: APC, 11,815;   PDP, 9,258     LP,  39,   PPA, 114

Lokoja LG, APC, 13,517   PDP, 12,414;  LP, 376;  PPA, 275

Dekina LG: APC, 20,994  PDP, 21,602  LP,98;  PPA 287

Ibaji LG: APC, 11,427;   PDP, 10,572;   LP, 31;  PPA, 103.


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