Buhari lead Atiku in niger

Buhari lead Atiku in niger

President Muhammadu Buhari, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Saturday’s presidential elections, has scored 612,371 votes in Niger.Prof. Anjela Mary, the State Collation Officer for the Presidential election, announced this.Mary, who is the Vice-Chancellor of the Federal University Lokoja, said Atiku Abubakar, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) scored 218,052 votes. Buhari polled 612,371 votes while his closest rival, PDP candidate, Atiku Abubakar polled 218,052 votes

Registered voters-2,375,568

Accredited voters-911,964

valid votes was 851,937

votes rejected-45,039

votes cast- 896,976.

Buhari won in all the 25 councils of the Niger state.