Shinkafi/Zurmi Zamfara State: Bello Hassan Shinkafi, then-APC, withdrew from the primary election. Kaura Namoda/Birnin Magaji Zamfara State: Sani Umar Dan-Galadima, then-APC, withdrew from the first election. Zango/Baure Katsina State: Nasiru Sani APC is retired to run for senator for Katsina North. Iseyin/Kajola/Iwajowa/Itesiwaju Oyo State: Shina Peller A is retired to run for senator for Oyo North. Illegal/Gwadabawa Sokoto State: Abdullahi Balarabe Salame PDP is retired to running for the governorship of Sokoto State unsuccessfully. Konshisha/Vandeikya Benue State: Herman Hembe LP is retired to run for the governorship of Benue State. Ezza North/Ishielu Ebonyi State: Edwin Anayo PDP is retired to run for the governorship of Ebonyi State. Degema/Bonny Rivers State: Farah Dagogo PDP is retired to running for the governorship of Rivers State unsuccessfully.
Osayande, Monday. “Elumelu, Nwokolo, Ezechi, Kukodiko win Delta PDP major”. Ikono/Ini Akwa Ibom State: Emmanuel Ukpong-Udo, then-PDP, withdrew from the primary election. Kosofe Lagos State: Rotimi Agunsoye APC withdrew from the first election. Wukari/Ibi Taraba State: Usman Danjuma Shiddi APC is retired to run for senator for Taraba South. Akamkpa/Biase Cross River State: Daniel Effiong Asuquo LP initially retired to run for the governorship of Cross River State unsuccessfully, then ran for senator for Cross River South. Uyo/Uruan/Nsit Atai/Ibesikpo Asutan Akwa Ibom State: Michael Enyong PDP is retired to run for the governorship of Akwa Ibom State. Etinan/Nsit Ibom/Nsit Ubium Akwa Ibom State: Onofiok Luke PDP is retired to run for the governorship of Akwa Ibom State unsuccessfully. However, Hassan Shinkafi defected to the PDP and became its Home nominee.
The other three members defected to new parties and then won the nomination of the brand new social gathering for a unique office. Dutsin-Ma/Kurfi Katsina State: Armaya’u Abdulkadir Mr Abiola Oke APC lost the nomination to Aminu Belle. Monguno/Marte/Nganzai Borno State: Mohammed Tahir Monguno APC is retired to run for senator for Borno North. Funtua/Dandume Katsina State: Mohammed Muntari Dandutse APC is retired to run for senator for Katsina South. Isiala Ngwa North/Isiala Ngwa South Abia State: Darlington Nwokocha LP is retired to run for senator for Abia Central. The ancestral home of Ngwa Land. Nguyen, Nsikak. “2023: Toviho wins PDP’s Badagry Federal Constituency ticket”. Nwabughiogu, Levinus. “Gbajabiamila wins Surulere 1 APC ticket for historic sixth period unopposed”. Aguata Anambra State: Chukwuma Michael Umeoji APC is retired to run for senator for Anambra South.