Atiku Abubakar, Presidential candidate for Nigeria’s opposition get together, People Democratic Party has misplaced his polling unit to incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari
Wild jubilation broke out following the announcement that Mr Buhari scored 186 votes to defeat Atiku Abubakar, who acquired 167 votes.
Atiku’s loyalists have been fast to play up the determine as a exceptional displaying for his or her candidate, regardless of its closeness, saying the unit has been traditionally received by Mr Buhari, who has stood in each presidential election since 2003.
The outcomes from Atiku’s polling unit are amongst a few of the early returns trickling in from throughout the nation in today’s presidential and federal parliamentary elections.
PREMIUM TIMES reported how Mr Buhari overwhelmingly received his polling unit in Daura, Katsina State.
Mr Buhari received his polling unit, PU003 at Sarkin Yara ward A, in Daura.
The president scored 523 votes whereas Atiku acquired solely three votes.