As Nigerians await the results for the 2019 general elections across every state, news came in that the the Presidential candidate of the All Progressive Congress, President Muhammadu Buhari, has defeated his opponent, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku of the Peoples Democratic Party, with over one million, seventy three thousand one hundred and seventy five (1, 073, 175) votes
The Collation Officer for the just concluded Presidential election in Kano, Professor Magaji Garba, who is the vice-chancellor, Federal University, Gusau, Zamfara State, disclosed the results at the early hours of Tuesday, after the collation of the results from across the 44 Local Government Areas of the state.
He said, the APC Presidential candidate scored 1, 464, 768m, to defeat the PDP candidate, who garnered 391,593 votes.
Garba explained that the total votes cast during the election on Saturday was 1,964,751m, while the total valid votes stood at 1.891,134m, just as the total rejected votes is 73,617.
Source – Punchng.com