Fatihu Muhammed of All Progressives Congress, APC, has been decleaeed as winner of the national assembly election by INEC into the Daura/Sandamu and Maiadua federal constituency in the house of representatives.
Fatuhu Muhammad is a nephew to President Muhammadu Buhari.
The Returning Officer, who announced the results in Daura, Katsina State on Sunday, said Mr Muhammed won the election with 94,734 votes, defeating his opponent, Usman Tela of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, who scored 25,114 votes.
He said that total votes cast were 131,508 and rejected votes were 8,329
Aminu Manzo-Daura, the PDP agent, expressed reservations on the results, saying it was
characterised by some discrepancies.
Mr Muhammed holds a Bachelor’s degree in political science from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.