The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has won the Gombe State House of Assembly bye-election in Dukku north constituency.
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The election was conducted on Saturday by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, following the death of Gambo Kabade of the PDP on June 29.
Results were announced at the Government Girl Secondary School Malala early Sunday morning.
Returning Officer, Mohammed Sa’idu said Sa’idu Malala of PDP was elected with 7060 votes.
The APC candidate, A. Inuwa, got 4022 votes.
Other parties that took part were Accord Party with eight votes, Action Alliances with eight votes, ADPN with 31 votes, GPN with 29 votes and LP with 29.
INEC declared Malala of PDP the winner having scored the highest votes in the election