Ahmed Aliyu, the governorship candidate of the AllProgressives Congress (APC) is riding to victory in the elections.
So far, he has won 16 out of the 20 local government areas so far declared.
He takes over from incumbent PDP Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal at the helm.
The Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Ahmed Aliyu is coasting to victory after winning 16 out of the 20 local government areas so far declared
Sokoto has 23 local government areas. Aliyu is leading the PDP’s candidate, Sa’idu Umar Ubandoma with 41,585 votes.
According to the results, the APC’s candidate scored 352,606 while Ubandoma polled 311,021. Results from the remaining three local government areas is still pending.