Jagaba beats Kantiyok to Emerge SOKAPU National Youth Coordinator
Nasiru Jagaba emerges Coordinator after beating Caleb M.D. Kantiyok (CMD) in a keenly contested Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU) Youth Wing contest which saw Jagaba beating Kantiyok by a meager four (4) votes.
The election which started Saturday 13th February, 2016 at the New Choice Hall Kafanchan, Kaduna State, was declared inconclusive (as is the norm in the country). The contest was therefore rescheduled for Thursday 18th February, 2016. The supplementary polls took place at the SOKAPU National Secretariat in Kaduna.
Below are the final results after the supplementary elections showing the candidates, the positions they contested for and the total votes they got:
Nasiru Jagaba – 248
Caleb M D Kantiyok- 244
Hadwyah Samuel – 19
- Deputy Coordinator
Solomon Simon – 258
Kaboshio Paulinus – 221
Bazinbe M. Abel – 263
Bawa Magaji S. – 244
- Assistant Secretary
James Moses Nyinom – 291
Bala John Wajoh – 217
- Financial Secretary
Alex Didam – 278
Sylvanus A. Tawai – 230
Henry Irmiya – 214
Grace Madaki – 297
Bege Tanko Dogo – 57
Shua’ibu Ibrahim Mori – 226
Mock Samuel Kure – 208
The following are therefore the sworn newly elected SOKAPU Youth Wing EXCO and to serve a single tenure of 2years from February 18, 2016 to February 18, 2020.
Nasiru Jagaba – National Youth Coordinator
Solomon Simon – Deputy National Youth Coordinator
Bazimbe Abel – National Youth Secretary
James Yunom – Assistant National Youth Secretary
Grace Madaki – Treasurer
Alex Didam – Financial Secretary
Shuaibu I. More – P.R.O
The 18th February supplementary polls was to cover remaining 15 chapters which could not vote in the February 13/14 contest.