Atiku leads in Plateau, wins 6 out of 8 LGAs results declared

Atiku leads in Plateau, wins 6 out of 8 LGAs results declared

- Atiku Abubakar has won six out of the eight local government declared in Plateau state

- Election took place in all the 17 local government areas of the state but 8 has been declared so far by INEC

- Atiku has so far secured a total of 248,210 votes while President Buhari has 138,268

Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), is currently leading in the Saturday, February 23, 2019 presidential election in Plateau state.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the election took place in all the 17 local government areas (LGAs) of the state.

Abubakar, in the results of the eight LGAs so far announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), is currently winning in six.

READ ALSO: Live updates: Situation reports and collation of results across the country - Day 2

The results indicated that Abubakar had so far secured a total of 248, 210 votes while President Muhammadu Buhari of the APC scored a total of 138, 268 votes.

The results depict that Abubakar won in Bokkos, Jos South, Mikang, Kanke, Pankshin and Langtang South LGAs, Buhari won in Qua’anpan and Jos East LGAs, respectively.

Recall that Atiku is currently leading in the Saturday’s presidential election in Oyo state.

The election took place in all the 33 local government areas in the state.

Atiku, in the results of the 10 local government areas so far announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), is currently winning in nine.

PAY ATTENTION: Read the news on Nigeria’s #1 news app

Meanwhile, President Buhari is leading across Kwara state as results of Saturday, February 23, presidential election and National Assembly begin to trickle in Sunday evening, February 24.

Legit.ng gathered that from results of nine local governments announced thus far in Ilorin, the Kwara state capital, Buhari has won in eight local government area of the state.

NAIJ.com (naija.ng) -> Legit.ng upgrades to serve you better

2019 Election: We are retrogressing in Nigeria – 83-year-old man says after voting - on Legit TV

Source: Legit.ng

Mailfire view pixel