President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) scored 612,371 votes in Niger state to defeat Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Nigeria’s 2019 presidential election.
The Niger state Collation Officer for the election, Anjela Mary, said Atiku scored 218,052 votes.
She said the total number of registered voters was 2,375,568, while the total number of accredited voters was 911,964
Mary added that the number of valid votes was 851,937 while 45,039 votes were rejected.
She also said the total number of votes cast was 896,976.
It was learned that the Nigerian leader won in all the 25 local government areas of the state.