The All Progressives Congress Governorship candidate in Plateau State, Simon Lalong, has won in five Local Government Areas out of the nine where results have so far been declared. The Peoples Democratic Party candidate, Jeremiah Useni, won in four council areas so far.
Plateau has 17 council areas in all.
n the results announced at the INEC collation office in Jos on Sunday, the council areas won by Lalong, who is also the incumbent governor of the state, included Jos East, Kanke,Kanam,Pankshin and Bokkos
Useni, on the other hand, won in Barkin Ladi, Langtang South, Langtang North and Jos South Council Areas.
In Jos East, Lalong polled 18,602 votes, while Useni scored 7,994
The governorship results in Kanke showed that the APC candidate scored 23,360 votes against PDP’s 22,831
Similarly, the APC candidate had 18,979 votes in Langtang North, while the PDP polled 40,519.
Also, the APC candidate scored 17,039 in Barkin Ladi, while the PDP polled 44,233 votes
For Bokkos Council Area, the results showed that APC polled 26,219 votes while
PDP scored 25,363
Other results included Langtang South with APC scoring 13,495 and PDP 17,644
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