Presidential Staffer Habibu Iddrisu has been declared Parliamentary Candidate for Tolon constituency after defeating incumbent MP, Alhaji Wahab Suhuyini Wumbie.
Alhaji Wahab Wumbie has been MP for Tolon for the last eight (8) years. He also served as DCE for the area between 2005 and 2009 under the erstwhile John Kuffour administration.
Mr. Habib won the elections after a fiercest battle coupled with confrontations during voting earlier Saturday morning.
He thumped three other contenders with 338 out of 534 total vote count.
Below is citified results;
Tolon Constituency Parliamentary Primaries Results
- HAJIA AMAMA SAYIBU – 2
- JAGBO BAAKO – 10
- HON. ALHAJI WAHAB SUHUYINI WUMBEI – 164
- MOHAMMED ZAKARIA – 20
- HABIB IDDRISU – 338 (Winner)
TOTAL VOTES. 534