With results officially released by the National Collation Centre Abuja in 35 states and FCT, President Muhammadu Buhari , candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress, is set to win the 2019 presidential election.
Though result of one state – Rivers State – has not been announced officially by the National Collation Centre for the 2019 Presidential Election, Buhari has secured a total of 15,037,137 votes.
He is leading his closest rival and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, with 3,454,881 votes. Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has polled 11,582,256 votes so far.
Buhari has won the highest number of votes in Kano, Kaduna, Katsina, Jigawa, Yobe, Borno, Bauchi, Gombe, Nasarawa, Niger, Ogun, Osun, Ekiti, Lagos, Kogi, Kwara, Kebbi, Sokoto and Zamfara.
Alhaji Atiku has won in Adamawa, Taraba, Plateau, Oyo, Ondo, Imo, Enugu, Edo, Ebonyi, Benue, Anambra, Adamawa, Abia, Cross River Rivers, Delta, Bayelsa and Akwa Ibom states.
The National Collation Centre is about to release the results from Rivers.