PDP Defeats APC In Taraba By- Election

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has won the Takum 1 State Constituency By-election in Taraba State.

The PDP candidate Ajiya Samson Garba polled 10,725 votes in the election, defeating his closest rival, Atem Ansho of the All Progressives Congress (APC), who scored 3,268 votes.

According to the result sheet posted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Sunday, not more than 25 per cent of registered voters participated in the exercise.

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Solacebase gathered that  out a total of 73,183 registered voters, only 16,671 voters were accredited, of which 14,337 votes were valid.