APC’s Gen. Buhari takes Early Lead in Presidential Election Polls by Over 2 Million Votes as Announcement of Results Concludes for the Day!
According to Reuters, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari is currently leading President Jonathan by over 2 million votes with three-quarters of states already counted as of Monday, thereby raising the possibility of a stunning victory for the Ex-President who came to power three decades ago through a military coup.
INEC boss, Prof. Attahiru Jega also announced a few minutes ago that the commission has declared the results for all states that are currently available and will reconvene tomorrow at 10 a.m. to continue with the announcement of the results from other states.
The presidential election results for 18 states in addition to the FCT were declared today, and APC is now leading in the tightly contested race, as can be seen from the results. APC currently has a total of 8,520,436 votes while PDP has 6,488,210 votes.