JUST IN: ATIKU DEFEATS BUHARI AT PRESIDENTIAL VILLA POLLING UNIT

February 23, 2019
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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP’s) presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar has defeated his All Progressives Congress (APC) opponent, President Muhammadu Buhari, at polling unit 022 in the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

Daily Trust reports that Atiku garnered 525 votes to defeat President Buhari who got 465 votes.

In the National Assembly polls at the voting centre, PDP won the senatorial poll at the unit with a total of 546 votes while the APC got 477 votes.

For the House of Representatives, PDP also defeated the APC by scoring 521 votes to the ruling party’s 464 votes.

Continentour.com.ng reported earlier that the presidential candidate of the PDP Atiku Abubakar has defeated his opponent President Muhammadu Buhari in the polling unit of the senate president Bukola Saraki in Kwara state.

Atiku garnered 219 votes while President Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) polled 68 votes.

In the senatorial polls, Saraki scored 269 votes to defeat the APC which polled 60 votes while PDP also recorded victory in the House of Reps election with 253 votes to APC’s 53 votes.

Continentour.com.ng also reported that the ruling APC lost to the PDP in the presidential election at the polling unit of its governorship candidate Babajide Sanwo-Olu.

According to field reports that reached Continentour.com.ng on Saturday, February 23 afternoon after the completion of collation of at the Femi Okunnu polling unit, Lateef Jakande, Ikoyi, the PDP defeated APC by 52 to 48 votes.

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