February 26, 2019

BREAKING: Buhari Re-elected As Nigeria’s President, defeats Atiku [SEE FINAL RESULTS]

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that President Muhammadu Buhari beat Atiku Abubakar in a comprehensive, albeit controversial, victory in the 2019 presidential election, according to the official result announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). According to the final results of the election, Buhari won 15,191,847 votes while Atiku gained 11,262,978 votes, a margin of 3,928,869 votes. The president won in Ekiti (219,231), Osun (347,634), Kwara (308,984), Nasarawa (289,903), Kogi (285,894), Gombe (402,961), Yobe (497,914), Niger (612,371), Jigawa (794,738), and Kaduna (993,445). Other states where he won are Bauchi (798,428), Lagos (580,825), Ogun (281,762), Kano (1,464,768), Katsina (1,232,133), Borno (836,496), Sokoto (490,333), [Read]

Reject presidential results, give FG ultimatum to declare the authentic – Femi Fani tells Atiku

A former aviation minister Femi Fani has reacted to presidential election results saying that Atiku should now brace up to defend the choice of millions of Nigerians who risked their lives on Saturday , defied tyranny and oppression and spoke through the ballot . According to Femi Fani the election was a charade, and has advise the peoples democratic party PDP presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar to reject the results and give the FG an ultimatum to declare the authentic . Atiku has so far defeated President Muhammadu Buhari in most states in South West and South – East. In Anambra , Atiku polled 317, 767 while Buhari had 21, 056. [Read]

#NigeriaDecides2019: President Buhari maintains lead with 25 states declared [READ MORE]

  Incumbent Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday maintained a lead over his main rival in the race to become Nigeria’s next president, with more than half of all states declared but signs of low turnout across the country. The death toll from election-weekend violence meanwhile jumped from 39 to 53, according to the Situation Room, an umbrella group of civil society monitors. Buhari, 76, who is seeking a second term, has so far won 14 states, including Kaduna and Jigawa in his northwest heartland, according to the latest results from Saturday’s vote. He also secured the country’s two most-populous states, Lagos and Kano. In the former, he won by nearly 133,000 [Read]

#NigeriaDecides2019: President Buhari defeats Atiku Abubakar in Bauchi [READ MORE]

  President Muhamadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress has won the presidential election in Bauchi State. According to results announced by Local Government Collation Officers in Bauchi on Monday, Buhari polled 798,438 to defeat his rival of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alh. Atiku Abubakar. Atiku amassed 209,313 votes in the election. The APC candidate won in 19 of the 20 local governments in the state with wide margin while the PDP won in only Bogoro local government. The last result from Katagum local government arrived at the collation centre at about 9:20 pm. after a long wait. The Resident Electoral Commissioner, Ibrahim Abdullahi, thanked party agents and observers for [Read]

BREAKING: INEC Adjourns Continuation of Results Announcement Till Tuesday 10am [READ MORE]

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that Professor Mahmoud Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has adjourned the official announcement of results of the presidential election until 10am on Tuesday. [READ ALSO] BREAKING: PDP Rejects 2019 Presidential Poll Results, Alleges Gross irregularities [READ MORE] Yakubu made the adjournment at about 12:45am on Tuesday when it became clear that no other state was ready for result announcement after 11 states and the FCT had been announced. [READ ALSO]  JUST IN: Buhari leads Atiku with big Wins in 7 out of Ten States so far [SEE RESULTS] At this stage, Presdent Muhammadu Buhari [Read]