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Gudaji Kazauri loses re-election bid

House of Representative Member, Muhammad Gudaji Kazaure.

The Lawmaker representing Kazaure, Gwiwa, Roni and Yankwashi Federal Constituency, Muhammad Gudaji Kazaure lost his re-election bid on the platform of All Progressives Congress, APC in Jigawa State.

Gudaji Kazaure lost his bid to secure the party’s ticket to Architect Mukhtar Zanna on Friday night.

Mukhtar Zanna scored 89 votes to clinch the party primary election followed by Muhammad Zakari with 70 votes while the incumbent Lawmaker got 26 votes.

Other candidates who won the Federal House of Representatives tickets in the state include, Makki Abubakar Elleman, Mallam Madori/Kaugama Federal Constituency.

Engineer Magaji Da’u Aliyu, Buji/Birnin kudu Federal Constituency, Ibrahim Abdullahi Kemba, Dutse/Kiyawa Federal Constituency.

Yusuf Sa’idu Miga, Jahun/Miga Federal Constituency and Abubakar Hassan Fulata, Birniwa/Guri/ KiriKasamma Federal Constituency.

Others include Isah Idris Gwaram, Gwaram Federal Constituency, Sa’ad Wada Taura, Ringim/Taura Federal Constituency,

Aminu Kanta Babura, Babura/ Garki Federal Constituency and Nazifi Sani Gumel/ Maigatari/Gagarawa/Sule Tankarkar Federal Constituency.

The election for Hadejia/Auyo/Kafin-Hausa Federal Constituency was declared inconclusive. 

Reporting by Usman Zaria; editing by Abdullahi Lamino