Di New Nigeria Peoples Party, NNPP candidate for Kano state, North West Nigeria Abba Kabir Yusuf don make history to win and become di govnor of di state.
Di Independent Electoral National Commission, Inec, declare am winner afta e poll 1,019,602 votes to beat im closest challenger, di ruling party All Progressives Congress, APC candidate Nasiru Gawuna wey poll 890,705 votes.
Millions of Nigerians vote for wetin some sabi pipo say be di most competitive general elections since military rule end.
Nigerians vote to elect govnors and also lawmakers into di state house of assemblies.
Na 18 political parties participate for di polls and unlike di presidential election, na only 28 out of di 36 states of di federation participate for di govnorship polls.
But asides di govnorship election wey happun for 28 states, elections for members of state assembly happun for all di 36 states of di kontri.
According to di Independent National Electoral Commission, Inec, 993 State Houses of Assembly seats bin dey up for grabs.
Na 44 local goment areas dey for Kano state.
Unlike di presidential election, na Inec resident electoral commissioners for each state dey call di winner and results for di state afta dem collate at di local goment level and bring to di state collation centre.