The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC while announcing the 2019 Presidential election results at the National Collation Centre in Abuja, has announced a massive victory for President Buhari in Yobe State.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) polled 497,914 votes to beat the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) which scored 50,763 votes in the state.
Prof. Abubakar Gunduri, the state Collation officer, announced the result after collation from the 17 local government areas in the state on Monday in Damaturu.
He commended the electorate, stakeholders and party agents for the peaceful elections, commitment and cooperation throughout the collation exercise.
The agents of the APC and PDP, Dr Zaji Bunu and Dr Abdu Bulama, respectively accepted the result and signed the documents on behalf of their parties.