By Awayi Kuje
Speaker, Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Alhaji Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi, has won the All Progressive Congress (APC) Primary Election for Umaisha /Ugya State constituency unopposed for the third term.
The APC Returning Officer for the primary Election, Jibrin Yahaya Sabo, on Friday in Umaisha declared the Speaker winner of the exercise, having polled all the 30 votes cast by delegates.
“We successfully screened all the 30 delegates and all of them cast their votes for Abdullahi.
“Therefore, by the powers vested on me as the returning officer of this election, I hereby declare Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi as the winner,” he said.
Responding, the Speaker thanked all the delegates, his people for having faith in his leadership and promised not to disappoint them.
The speaker, who spoke through his Political Adviser, Muhammed Usman, pledged to consolidate on the previous achievements he has put in place so far.