The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chairmanship candidate, Mr. Philip Gwada, has been declared winner of the rescheduled chairmanship election in Jaba Local Government area of Kaduna State by the Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission.

The Returning Officer, Grace Doyaro, who announced the result in Kwoi on Thursday said Gwada secured 17,967 votes to defeat the APC candidate Mr Benjamin Jok who scored 7,401 votes.

Starnews gathered that the PDP also won all the 10 councillors seats in the local government.