r\The All Progressive Congress (APC) has won Saturday's by-election for the Katsina North Senatorial seat.
The party's flagbearer, Hon. Ahmed Babba Kaita, beat the Peoples Democratic Party's (PDP), Kabir Babba Kaita, in a contest that is adjudged to be peaceful.
Both flagbearers are brothers, with the winner being a former House of Representatives member.
The seat became vacant following the demise of Senator Mustapha Bukar on April 4 after a brief illness.