Breaking: Buhari Shocks PDP, Wins Atiku’s Polling Unit
Incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari has shocked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Nigeria’s main opposition party, by defeating its Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar at his polling unit.
President Buhari is seeking a second term in office on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Nigeria’s ruling party.
President Buhari’s APC polled 186 votes to defeat Atiku’s PDP, who got 167 votes at Abubakar’s polling unit in Adamawa state, northern Nigeria.
Atiku Abubakar’s polling unit has been historically won by President Buhari, who has stood in every presidential election since 2003.
The Assistant Presiding Officer, Mr Abdulrasheed Mohammed, who announced the results, said a total of 365 votes were cast for the presidential election at the unit.
Similarly, the Senatorial candidate and House of Representatives candidates of the APC defeated their PDP counterparts at the unit.
Aishatu Dahiru the senatorial candidate of APC, got 185 votes to defeat Mohammed Chubado of PDP who got 120 votes, while APC House of Representative candidate scored 145 votes to defeat his PDP counterpart who got 121 votes.
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