President Muhammadu Buhari has defeated his main challenger, Atiku Abubakar of the PDP, in six local government areas in Katsina State. Results from more local governments are still being expected.
The results released so far by the state collation officer, Fatima Mukhtar, a professor, shows that Mr Buhari defeated Mr Abubakar in Daura, the president‘s local government, Matazu, Ingawa, Kurfi, Sandamu and Rimi.
Below are the details of the results:
Accredited voters 43,818
Total vote cast: 43,611
Registered voters: 64,407
Registered voters: 80,139
PDP – 7,625
Total vote cast: 39,161
Registered voters: 66,163
Total vote cast: 35,900
Cancellation 3 units: 1088 over voting.
Total vote cast:39,029
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