Arch. Salman Idris has picked the House of Representatives ticket of the African Democratic Congress (ADC) for Kabba-Bunu/Ijumu federal constituency.
Arch. Salman emerged winner of the ADC primary election held in Kabba on Thursday after he pulled 73 votes to defeat his closest rival, Idris Rufus who had 4 votes.
Another aspirant, Tokunbo Olorundami Alaga had earlier withdrawn from the primaries before theelection. He thereafter opted for the House of Assembly ticket of thepartywhich he won with ease.
While announcing the results, the returning officer, Chief Shola Adebola, commended the delegates and party supporters for their orderly conduct.
He enjoined all ADC members to continue to support theparty to win elections in the federal constituency, stressing that theparty is set to replicate the same performance the people of Yagba are currently enjoying.
Addressing journalists shortly after he was declared the winner of the primary election, Arc. Idris Salman commended the leadership of theparty for providing the enabling environment for them to have a hitch free exercise.
He promised to woo the electorate to deliver theparty at the general elections.
Salman said his his ambition is to affect the lives of the people of the federal constituency positively.