By Golok Nanmwa,Jos
According to the results presented by the returning officers from the local governments to the Independent National Electoral Commission , the People’s Democratic party PDP won in Barakin-Ladi, Bassa, Langtang South, Langtang North, Riyom, Mangu and Mikang while the APC won in Jos East, Kanke, Pankshin, Wase, Kanam and Shendam local government areas.
Based on the on the figure released from the thirteen local governments released so far, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party Barrister Caleb Muftwang is leading with a total votes of 1, 102
The gubernatorial candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Plateau State has won in seven local government areas out of the thirteen council areas released so far while the candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) Professor Nentawe Yiltwada won in six local governments
There are seventeen local government areas in Plateau State, results of thirteen councils had been released by the Independent National Electoral Commission while results of Qua’Pan, Jos North, Jos South and Bokkos local governments are still being awaited.
The break down of the results is as follows:
Jos East Local Government:
APC 11, 852, LP 1,347, and PDP 9,290.
Barakin-Ladi local government :
APC 18,568, LP 4118 and PDP 32, 119.
Bassa local government :
APC 25, 788, LP 4118, PDP 29, 135
Langtang South local government :
APC 12, 437, LP 846, PDP 16, 104.
Shendam local government :
APC 30,815, LP 5, 169, PDP 17, 733
Mikang local government:
APC 10,691, LP 633, PDP 12,027
Kanke local government :
APC 35,436, LP 633 PDP 6,870
APC 20, 786, LP 6,575, PDP 27, 826
Riyom local government ;
APC 12, 657, LP 1, 878 PDP 18, 647
APC 35, 011, LP 269 PDP 26, 557
Jos South local government :
APC 19, 972, LP 1,172 PDP 65, 688
Pankshin local government :
APC 28, 832, LP 7,947, PDP 15, 957
Mangu local government :
APC 25, 570, LP 1621, PDP 77, 279