By; BUHARI B. BELLO, Jos
Dr. Nentanwe Yilwatda has been declared winner of the All Progressive Congress (APC) Governorship Primary Election in Plateau State.
The election held at Langsfield, Rayfield Jos, Plateau State on Friday, having polled total votes of 803 to beat the other three aspirants.
According to the chairman of the electoral committee, Hon. Habu Ajiya, nine aspirants were in the race but five later sent their letters of withdrawal from the contest.
They are; Sunday Garba Biggs, Dr. Sarpiya Danyaro, Sen. Hezekiah Dimka, Dr. Patrick Dakum and Arch. Fitka.
The chairman further said four of the aspirants participated in the election and they are, Garba Pwul SAN, Prof. Sunny Tyoden, Dr. Nentanwe Yilwatda and Hon. Victor David Dimka.
The votes of the other aspirants are as follows, Garba Pwul (SAN). 2, Prof. Sunny Tyoden 25 and Hon. Victor David Dimka 7.