Buhari wins second term

Buhari wins second term

President Muhammadu Buhari has been declared winner of the 2019 presidential election held on Saturday Feb 23.
President Buhari of the ruling All Progressives Congress polled 15, 191, 847 votes to defeat his nearest challenger, Atiku Abubakar of the People’s Democratic Party who scored a total of 11, 262, 978 votes.
Declaring the results early this morning, the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, said the President scores majority of the lawful votes and won at least 25 per cent of the votes in at least two thirds of the 36 states.
‘That Muhammadu Buhari of the APC, having satisfied the law and having scored the highest number of votes is hereby declared the winner’, the INEC declared.
*PRESIDENTIAL RESULT AS DECLARED BY INEC*
1. Ekiti State
APC – 219,231
PDP – 154,032
2. OSUN STATE
APC – 347,634
PDP – 337,377
3. FCT
APC – 152,224
PDP – 259, 997
4. KWARA STATE
APC – 308, 984
PDP – 138, 184
5. NASARAWA STATE
APC – 289,903
PDP – 283,847
6. KOGI STATE
APC – 285,894
PDP – 218,207
7. GOMBE STATE
APC – 402,961
PDP – 138,484
8. ONDO STATE
APC -241,769
PDP- 275,901
9. ABIA STATE
APC – 85,058
PDP – 219,698
10. YOBE STATE
APC – 497,914
PDP – 50,763
11. ENUGU STATE
APC – 54,423
PDP – 355,553
12. EBONYI STATE
APC – 90,726
PDP – 258,573
13. NIGER STATE
APC – 612,371
PDP – 218,052
14. JIGAWA STATE
APC – 794,738
PDP – 289,895
15. KADUNA STATE
APC – 993,445
PDP – 649 612
16. ANAMBRA STATE
APC – 33,298
PDP – 524,738
17. OYO STATE
APC – 365,229
PDP – 366,690
18. ADAMAWA STATE
APC – 378,078
PDP – 410,266
19. BAUCHI STATE
APC – 798,428
PDP – 209,313
20. LAGOS STATE
APC – 580,825
PDP -448,015
21. OGUN STATE
APC – 281,762
PDP – 194,655
22. EDO STATE
APC – 267,842
PDP – 275,691
23. BENUE STATE
APC – 342,668
PDP – 356,817
24. IMO STATE
APC -140,463
PDP – 334,923
25. PLATEAU STATE
APC – 468,555
PDP – 548,665
26. KANO STATE
APC – 1,464,768
PDP – 391,593
27. KATSINA STATE
APC – 1,232,133
PDP – 308,056
28. TARABA STATE
APC -324,906
PDP – 374, 743
29. CROSSRIVER STATE
APC – 117,302
PDP – 295,737
30. AKWA IBOM STATE
APC – 175,429
PDP – 395,832
31. BORNO STATE
APC – 836,496
PDP – 71,788
32. DELTA STATE
APC – 221,292
PDP – 594,068
33. BAYELSA STATE
APC – 118,821
PDP – 197,933
34. SOKOTO STATE
APC – 490,333
PDP – 361,604
35. KEBBI STATE
APC – 581,552
PDP – 154,282
36. ZAMFARA STATE
APC – 438,682
PDP – 125,423
37. RIVERS STATE
APC – 150,710
PDP – 473,971

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