The resurrection of the People Democratic Party (PDP) is moving across all their state branches, with the latest being Borno state.

Zanna Gaddama has been elected as new Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, with Baba Mustapha as the Secretary.

The Chairman of the Electoral Committee in the state, Sabo Garba, announced the result in Gombe on Saturday after the election by the congress from Bayo and Shani local government areas of Borno.

He said that the congress election conducted two weeks ago was declared inconclusive due to some challenges which resulted in the two local governments not casting their votes.

Garba said “We started this election two weeks ago in Maiduguri; we now came back to complete it here in Gombe with the remaining two local governments who were unable to vote.

“However, we concluded election peacefully today without any problem.”

The electoral committee chairman said the choice of Gombe to conclude the election was because it was close to the two local governments.

He added that Gaddama retuned elected with 553 votes to defeat Usman Baderi who scored 525 votes.


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