Umar Nasko Concedes Defeat, Congratulates Abubakar Bello
The Niger State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate, Alhaji Umar Nasko has conceded defeat in the Saturday governorship poll, even though INEC is yet to make official announcement.
He also put a call to his greatest rival in the April 11 election, Abubakar Bello of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to congratulate him.
Nasko congratulated Bello ahead of INEC’s official declaration of the state governorship election results.
In the result yet to be officially announced by INEC, the APC candidate defeated his rival in the PDP with over 300,000 votes representing a win in over 20 local govt areas in the state.