By Umar Faruk, Brinin Kebbi
Senator Bala Ibn Na’Allah, has won the All Progressives Congress (APC) Kebbi South Senatorial District primary election.
The primary was concluded Saturday night at Zuru Town Hall in Zuru.
Na’Allah polled 287 to defeat Sule-Iko Sadeeq Sami and Shehu Muazu who got 13 and 47 respectively.
Chairman of the election committee, Hon Abdullahi Umar and the secretary Kabiru Usman confirmed that there were 347 accredited votes with zero voided vote.
Na’Allah a lawyer and pilot (seeking for third term) is currently serving a second term as Senator representing the zone and is currently the chairman Senate Committee on Nigeria Airforce and vice chairman senate committee on Aviation.
Speaking to journalists, the winner thanked the delegates for voting for him and pledged to work with members of the party to win the secondary election.
He lauded the conduct of the election and the opportunity to be presented as the APC flag bearer, urging party members to unite and ensure victory for the party during the polls in 2023.
He also urged the electorate, especially the youths, to get registered, get their Permanent Voter’s Card, and take part in the coming general elections