Saraki loses ASA LG to APC in senatorial contest
The Senate president Bukola Saraki has lost to the All Progressives Congress candidate, Ibrahim Oloriegbe, at ASA local government in the Kwara Central Senatorial election conducted on Saturday.
Professor Sanya Emmanuel, collation officer for the local government in the senatorial district, announced the results in Ilorin.
While Saraki polled 11,252 in the local government while the APC candidate scored 15, 932.
Results from three other local government areas in the senatorial district are Ilorin West, Ilorin East and South are yet to be announced
22 parties participated in ASA local government.
Total number of accredited voters were 29023, while total votes cast were 28815.