This online news platform had reported earlier that Governor Yahaya Bello won the APC Primary election with 3,091 votes from 3,596 delegates who participated in the indirect primary.
Naija News understands that the Kogi APC governorship primary had 10 aspirants, with one of them, Hassan Bewa, a member of the House of Representatives, walking out of the venue of the primary alleging high level of manipulation.
Come November 16, Governor Bello will be seeking re-election for a second term in office as the flag bearer of the APC in the governorship election.
See the breakdown of Votes below…
Yahaya Bello: 3,091 votes
Babatunde Irukera: 109 votes
Hassan Abdullahi Baiwa: 44 votes
Yahaya Odidi Audi: 10 votes
Sani Lulu Abdullahi: 7 votes
Engr Abubakar Bashir: 3 votes
Yakubu Mohammed: 0 vote
Hadiza Ibrahim: 0 vote
Engr. Danlami Umar Mohammed: 0 vote
Ikele Aisha Blessing: 0 vote
Invalid: 54 votes.
Source: Naija News