Kankia/Kusada/Ingawa: INEC presents certificate of return to Hon. Kusada
The Katsina State House of Assembly w, Rt. Honorable Abubakar Yahaya Kusada has formally been presented with his certificate of return as the elected member representing Kankia/Kusada/Ingawa Federal Constituency on Tuesday by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
It could be recalled that on the 17th of November, Abubakar Yahaya Kusada of the All Progressives Congress (APC) polled 48,518 votes to emerge winner of the Kusada/Kankia/Ingawa federal constituency bye-election in Katsina state.
INEC’s Chief Returning Officer for the poll, Prof. Rasheed Adedayo Hamzat said “having satisfied the requirements of the law and received the highest votes cast Abubakar Yahaya Kusada of the APC is hereby return as the winner”.
He defeated three others namely Abdulsamad Abdullahi of the PDP who had 20,193 votes; Basiru Aminu of the PRP who scored 1,810 votes and Abdullahi Umar of YES with 221 votes.