Information reaching 247ureports.com indicates that Hon. Jatau has won the Peoples Democratic Party [PDP] gubernatorial ticket for Bauchi State. Hon. Jatau is said to have to won the ticket in a landslide.  The election was on Monday night at the Multi-Purpose Bauchi, Bauchi State.

PDP Chairman with President Jonathan

PDP Chairman with President Jonathan

Hon. Jatau defeated Hammayo Misau, Yayale Ahmed, Ali Pateh, Babayo Gamawa and Sen. Adamu Gumba. According to source, Jatau was described as a candidate supported by out-going governor (Mal. Isah Yuguda) while Yayale Ahmed [former secretary to the federal government under Yaradua administration] was supported by the national PDP chairman, Alhaji Muazu. Both Muazu and Yuguda were reported to have reached an agreement to support and deliver Yayale Ahmed ? return for a senatorial ticket for Yuguda. But sources in Bauchi revealed that Yuguda reneged on the agreement ? to throw his support for another candidate ? Hon. Jatau. Yuguda and Muazu are reported by sources to not trust themselves.

Jatau is currently serving as a member representing Zaki LGA in Federal House of Representatives.

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