Muhammadu Buhari Declared Winner of 2019 Nigeria Presidential Election.

Muhammadu Buhari Declared Winner of 2019 Nigeria Presidential Election.

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has been re-elected for a second four-year term, says INEC Chairman.

Buhari emerge the winner of 2019 Nigeria election, held on Saturday February 23. His party, All Progressives Congress (APC) won in 19 of the 36 states while the PDP was victorious in 17 states and in the capital, Abuja, according to INEC.

“Muhammadu Buhari is hereby declared winner,” said Mahmood Yakubu, chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

The Presidential election results

The states Buhari won are Bauchi, Borno, Ekiti, Gombe, Jigawa, Kaduna, Kano, Katsina, Kebbi, Kogi, Kwara, Lagos, Nasarawa, Niger, Ogun, Osun, Sokoto, Yobe and Zamfara.

Atikur won in Abia, Adamawa, Akwa Ibom, Anambra, Bayelsa, Benue, Cross River, Delta, Ebonyi, Edo, Enugu, Imo, Ondo, Oyo, Plateau, Rivers, Taraba and the FCT.

Buhari’s Performance:

Zamfara State

The total number of Reg Voters is 1,717,128. Accredited : 616,168. Votes cast:597,224. Valid Votes: 578,439. Rejected Votes:18,785.

APC : 438,682

PDP : 125,423.

Jigawa state

The total number of Reg Voters is 2,104,889. Accredited : 1,171,801. Votes cast:1,149,922. Valid Votes: 1,106,244. Rejected Votes:43,678.

APC : 794,738

PDP : 289,895

Kebbi State

The total number of Reg Voters is 1,802,697 Accredited :835,238 Votes cast:803,755. Valid Votes: 756,605. Rejected Votes:47,150

APC 581,552

PDP : 154,282

Sokoto State

The total number of Reg Voters is 1,895,266 Accredited :950,107 Votes cast:925,940. Valid Votes: 871,891. Rejected Votes: 54,049.

APC : 490,333

PDP : 361,604.

Borno State

The total number of Reg Voters is 2,319,434. Accredited :987,290. Votes cast: 955,205. Valid Votes: 919,786. Rejected Votes:35,419.

APC : 836,496

PDP : 71,788

Katsina State

The total number of Reg Voters is 3,210,422. Accredited :1,628,865. Votes cast: 1,619,185. Valid votes: 1,555,473. Rejected Votes:63,712.

APC: 1,232,133

PDP : 308,056

Kano State

The total number of Reg Voters is 5,391,581. Accredited :2,006,410. Votes cast: 1,964,751. Valid Votes: 1,891,134. Rejected Votes:73,617.

APC : 1,464,768

PDP : 391,593.

Ogun State

The total number of Reg Voters is 2,336,887. Accredited :613,397. Votes cast: 605,938. Valid Votes: 564,256. Rejected Votes: 41,682.

APC : 281,762

PDP : 194,655

Lagos State

The total number of Reg Voters is 6,313,507. Accredited : 1,196,490. Votes cast: 1,156,590. Valid Votes: 1,089,567. Rejected Votes: 67,023.

APC : 580,825

PDP : 448,015

Bauchi State

The total number of Reg Voters is 2,453,512. Accredited :1,075,330. Votes cast: 1,061,955. Valid Votes: 1,024,307. Rejected Votes:37,648.

APC : 798,428

PDP : 209,313

Kaduna State

The total number of Reg Voters is 3,861,033. Accredited : 1,757,868 Votes cast: 1,709,005. Valid Votes: 1,663,603. Rejected Votes: 45,402.

APC : 993,445

PDP : 649,612

Niger State

The total number of Reg Voters is 2,375,568. Accredited : 911,964. Votes cast: 896,937. Valid Votes: 851,937. Rejected Votes:45,039.

APC : 612,371

PDP : 218,052

Yobe State

The total number of Reg Voters is 1,365,913. Accredited :601,059 Votes cast: 586,137. Valid Votes: 559,365. Rejected Votes:26,772.

APC : 497,914

PDP : 50,763

Gombe State

The total number of Reg Voters is 1,385,191. Accredited :604,240 Votes cast: 580,649. Valid Votes: 554,203. Rejected Votes:25,446.

APC : 402,961

PDP : 130,484

Kogi State

The total number of Reg Voters is 1,640,449. Accredited :570,773. Votes cast: 553,496. Valid Votes: 521,016. Rejected Votes:32,480.

APC : 285,894

PDP : 218,207

Kwara State

The total number of Reg Voters is 1,401,895. Accredited :489,482 Votes cast: 486,254. Valid Votes: 459,676. Rejected Votes:26,578.

APC : 308,984

PDP : 138,184

Osun State

The total number of Reg Voters is 1,674,729. Accredited :732,984. Votes cast: 731,882. Valid Votes: 714,682. Rejected Votes:17,200.

APC :347,634

PDP : 337,377

Ekiti State

The total number of Reg Voters is 899,919. Accredited :395,741. Votes cast: 393,709. Valid Votes: 381,132. Rejected Votes:12,577.

APC : 219,231

PDP : 154,032

Atikur’s Performance:

FCT Abuja

Total No: Reg Voters: 1,335,015 Total No: of Accredited: 467,784 Total Votes Cast: 451,408 Total Valid Votes: 423,951 Rejected Votes: 27,457

APC: 152,224

PDP: 259,997

Ondo State

Total No: Reg Voters: 1,812,567 Total No: of Accredited: 598,586 Total Votes Cast: 586,827 Total Valid Votes: 555,994 Rejected Votes: 30,833

APC:241,769

PDP:275,901

Abia State

Total No: Reg Voters: 1,793,861 Total No: of Accredited: 361,561 Total Votes Cast: 344,471 Total Valid Votes: 323,291 Rejected Votes: 21,180

APC: 85,058

PDP: 219,698

Enugu State

Total No: Reg Voters: 1,935,168 Total No: of Accredited: 452,765 Total Votes Cast: 451,063 Total Valid Votes: 421,014 Rejected Votes: 30,049

APC: 54,423

PDP: 355,553

Ebonyi State

Total No: Reg Voters: 1,392,931 Total No: of Accredited: 391,747 Total Votes Cast: 379,394 Total Valid Votes: 359,131 Rejected Votes: 20,263

APC: 90,726

PDP: 258,573

Anambra State

Total No: Reg Voters: 2,389,332 Total No: of Accredited: 675,273 Total Votes Cast: 625,035 Total Valid Votes:605,734 Rejected Votes:19,301

APC: 33,298

PDP: 524,738

Oyo State

Total No: Reg Voters: 2,796,542 Total No: of Accredited: 905,007 Total Votes Cast: 891,080 Total Valid Votes: 836,531 Rejected Votes: 54,549

APC: 365,229

PDP: 366,690

Adamawa State

Total No: Reg Voters: 1,959,322 Total No: of Accredited:874,920 Total Votes Cast:860,756 Total Valid Votes:811,534 Rejected Votes:49,222

APC: 378,078

PDP: 410,266

Edo State

Total No: Reg Voters: 2,150,127 Total No: of Accredited: 604,915 Total Votes Cast: 599,228 Total Valid Votes: 560,711 Rejected Votes: 38,517

APC: 267,842

PDP: 275,691

Benue State

Total No: Reg Voters: 2,391,276 Total No: of Accredited: 786,069 Total Votes Cast: 763,872 Total Valid Votes: 728,912 Rejected Votes: 34,960

APC: 347,668

PDP: 356,817

Imo State

Total No: Reg Voters: 2,037,569 Total No: of Accredited: 585,741 Total Votes Cast: 542,777 Total Valid Votes: 511,586 Rejected Votes: 31,191

APC: 140,463

PDP: 334,923

Plateau State

Total No: Reg Voters:2,423,381 Total No: of Accredited:1,074,042 Total Votes Cast:1,062,862 Total Valid Votes:1,034,853 Rejected Votes:28,009

APC:468,555

PDP:548,665

Taraba State

Total No: Reg Voters:1,777,105 Total No: of Accredited: 756,111 Total Votes Cast: 741,564 Total Valid Votes: 712,877 Rejected Votes: 28,687

APC: 324,906

PDP:374,743

Cross River State

Total No: Reg Voters: 1,512,915 Total No: of Accredited: 461,033 Total Votes Cast: 446,046 Total Valid Votes: 421,901 Rejected Votes: 24,145

APC: 117,302

PDP: 295,737

Akwa Ibom State

Total No: Reg Voters: 2,119,727 Total No: of Accredited: 695,677 Total Votes Cast: 605,140 Total Valid Votes: 578,775 Rejected Votes: 26,365

APC:175,429

PDP:395,832

Delta State

Total No: Reg Voters: 2,719,313 Total No: of Accredited: 891,647 Total Votes Cast: 882,254 Total Valid Votes: 829,762 Rejected Votes: 52,492

APC: 221,292

PDP: 594,068

Rivers State

Total No: Reg Voters:3,215,273 Total No: of Accredited:678,167 Total Votes Cast:666,585 Total Valid Votes:642,165 Rejected Votes: 24,420

APC: 150,710

PDP: 473,971

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