With fourteen local government areas announced, the Candidate of the All Progressive Congress, APC, Alhaji Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has taken an early lead as he has won in all local government so far.
Prof. Abdul Bagudu, the state returning officer just called for a break as they expect results from the remaining nine local government areas.
The announcement which commenced this morning at about 7.07am will continue any moment from now.
Results announced so far are:
Wurno APC 32073 PDP 6876
Dange / Shunni APC 28006 PDP 12,244
Silame : APC 20,335 PDP 7800
Gwadabawa : APC 33227.PDP 11,788.
Kware : APC 23,137 PDP 10,041
Goronyo: APC 29,095 PDP 12760
Rabah : APC 19,481 PDP 8846
Shagari : APC 26,197 PDP 10,126
Binji : APC 17,153 PDP 5975
Tureta : APC 14,851 PDP 9235
Bodinga : APC 24513 PDP 12179
Sokoto south : APC 42,994 PDP 19,421
Isa : APC 19,626 PDP 15,695
Sokoto north : APC 42,977 PDP 17,202.