ABUJA, Nigeria (VOICE OF NAIJA) – Senator Aishatu Dahiru Binani has just won the governorship election in Adamawa State, as announced on Sunday morning.
This announcement was made by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), after the election results were collated.
Barrister Hudu Yunusa, the Resident Electoral Commissioner for the State, has just confirmed after the conclusion of Saturday’s election, Vanguard reports.
With this development, Senator Binani has effectively become the first ever democratically-elected female Governor in Nigeria.
More details on the election results will be shared in due course.