Kano rerun: APC in early lead

THE result of nine wards out of 11  in Minjibir House of Assembly in Kano State rerun election has shown the All  Progressives Congress (APC) is having the upper hand against  the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) .

With the  results of nine wards declared by the Independent National  Electoral Commission(INEC), the APC is leading PDP and others by polling  15, 708 votes, while PDP  scored  753 votes.

However, the APC  candiate for the state bye-election, in  Malam Tasiu Minjibir, may  be heading for victory over the candidate of the PDP , Malam Auwalu Ubale Minjibir, who withdrew shortly before to the election .

As of the time of filing this report, the results of the two wards were still being collated.