Senators Suleiman Gamawa and Isa Misau who defected to the Peoples Democratic Party recently have picked the party’s senatorial tickets unopposed, Wilson Iorshe, the Chairman of the election panel, has said.
Iorshe announced this in Bauchi on Wednesday.
He said Malam Garba Dahiru also scored 382 votes to fly the party’s flag in Bauchi South Senatorial District, defeating former Director-General of Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria, Malam Ladan Salihu, who got 372 votes.
He also said Senators Gamawa and Misau would represent Bauchi North and Bauchi Central Senatorial Districts respectively.
“The panel, therefore, affirmed their nominations as the senatorial candidates of PDP in the next general election,” he said
The chairman said the election was conducted in the three senatorial districts peacefully and that only 20 invalid votes were recorded during the exercise.
Gamawa and Misau defected from the All Progressives Congress to the PDP recently.