Buhari Floors Atiku To Return As Nigeria President

Incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari has defeated arch rival and strongest opponent Abubakar Atiku in the 2019 Nigeria presidential election held on Saturday, 23 February.

The official results announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) revealed that Buhari won by garnering a total of 15,191,847 votes while Atiku got 11,262,978 votes.

INEC says Buhari won with a margin of 3,928,869 votes, though Atiku’s Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it has rejected the result of the election even before the final collation late on Tuesday, February 26, 2019.

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