- The All Progressives Congress (APC) has defeated the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Jigawa state
- President Muhammadu Buhari polled 794,738 votes, while Atiku Abubakar got 289,895 votes
- President Buhari won all the 27 Local Government Areas (LGAs) in Jigawa state
President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has has been announced as the winner of all the 27 local government areas in Jigawa, in the Saturday, February 23, presidential election.
President Buhari polled a total votes of 794,738 while Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), flag bearer, Atiku Abubakar, scored a total of 289,895 votes.
There are 2,104, 889 total registered voters in the state. A total number of accredited voters stand at 1,171,801 while total vote cast was 1,149,922.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng reported that President Buhari had won in all the 34 local government areas of the Katsina, his home state, with a wide margin in the presidential election.
Prof Fatima Mukhtar, the state collation officer, said Buhari polled 1,232,133 votes to defeat Atiku Abubakar of the PDP who got 308,056 votes.
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