.As INEC Releases Results From 8 States And FCT –
Nigeria’s president for the next four years will emerge in few hours as final results from the 36 States and FCT are being announced at the INEC Headquarters in Abuja.
Before INEC boss, Atahiru Jega called for about four hours break at about 4pm on Monday, 30 March, the commission released results from 8 states including the FCT, Abuja.
The states where Presidential results have been released are; Ekiti, Ondo, Oyo, Kogi, Osun, Nasarawa, Ogun, Enugu and the FCT Abuja.
In Ekiti, PDP scored 176,466 to win over APC which scored 120,331.
In Enugu, PDP scored a landslide with 553,003 against APC’s 14,157.
In Kogi, APC scored 264,851 while PDP scored 149,987.
In Osun, APC scored 383,603 while PDP scored 249,929.
In the state, elections were cancelled in areas including Irepodun,Ife South,Ife East,Iwo,Orolu,Irewole,Boluwaduro, and Atakumosa.
In Ondo State, APC won by 299,889 against PDP’s 251,368.
Registered voters in the state were 1,501,549 while accredited voters were 618,040 according to Prof. Olusola Oyewole, the Returning Officer for the state.
At the Federal Capital Territory with 344, 056 accredited voters, APC got 146, 399 while the PDP scored 157, 195 meaning that the PDP won the presidential election in Nigeria’s capital.
In Oyo State, the Returning Officer, Professor Ayobami Salami, announced that the APC won with 528,620 against PDP’s 303,376.
In Nasawara, APC lost to PDP after polling 236,838 against PDP’s 273,460.
The Indepedent National Electoral Commission (INEC) also released more results of the 2015 Presidential and National Assembly elections.
The results are as follows:
In Kano state, the total number of votes cast was 2,172,447. PDP polled 215,797 votes, while APC polled1,903,999
In Jigawa State, total number of votes cast was 10,718,89 APC polled 885,988 votes while PDP Polled 102,904votes
In Katsina State, the total number of vote cast was 1,481,714. APC polled 1,345,441, while PDP polled 98,937
In Kwara State, total number of votes cast was 461,401. APC polled 302,146. While PDP Polled 132,602.
In Kaduna total number of votes cast was 1,617,482. APC polled 1,127,760, while PDP polled 484085
In Anambra State, PDP polled 17926, while PDP polled 660,762.
In Abia State, PDP polled 368,303, while APC polled 13,394.
In Plateau State, the PDP had 509,615 against APC’s 429,140.
In Imo, the PDP won the presidential election with 559,185 against APC’s 133,253.
In Akwa Ibom, the PDP won with a landslide of 953,304 against APC’s 58,411
Expect more details as the results are announced.