Fintiri, a previous acting legislative leader of the state, verified 376,552 votes to vanquish officeholder Governor Jibrilla Bindow of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who surveyed 336,386 votes.
The vote edge between the PDP competitor and that of the APC is 40,166.
The PDP competitor was announced the victor by the Returning Officer for the decision at the early long stretches of Friday morning, conveying to a determination an emotional assemblage process.
Prior, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had announced the governorship survey uncertain.
As per the Returning Officer, Professor Andrew Haruna, the edge of the lead of 32,476 between the PDP and the APC competitors was not exactly the 40,988 votes that were dropped.
He clarified that he was compelled to restore a victor by such a circumstance and in this way pronounced the race uncertain
The race saw low turnout of voters however was declared by nearby spectators as free, reasonable and quiet.