Slim Victory for APC Candidate in Nasarawa

Slim Victory for APC Candidate in Nasarawa

The All Progressive Congress(APC) candidate President Muhammadu Buhari had a slim victory over the candidate of Peoples Democratic Party Atiku Abubakar in Nasarawa State.

The candidate of the All Progressive Congress pulled a total of 289,903 while the Peoples Democratic Party candidate got a total of 283,847.

Professor Azubuike Sunny Nwakwo who is the returning officer of Nasarawa State declared the result.

Total No: Reg Voters: 1,509,481

Total No: of Accredited: 613,720

Total Votes Cast: 599,399

Total Valid Votes: 580,778

Rejected Votes: 18,621

The president got his highest number of votes in Lafia, the state capital, where he polled 55,254, while Atiku got his highest votes in Karu local government after polling 49,292, The Nation reports.