Buhari defeats Atiku by slim margin to win Osun State

President Muhammadu Buhari, the presidential candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC), has emerged victorious in Osun State, beating his closest rival, Atiku Abubakar.

Buhari defeats Atiku by slim margin to win Osun State


The results of the presidential election in Osun State was announced by Toyin Ogundipe, a professor and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lagos.

The results show that Buhari beat his closest rival, Atiku Abubakar, of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) by a very close margin to win the state.

The president polled 347,674 votes while Mr Atiku got 337,377 votes, with the APC candidate leading with a margin of 10,297.

He won 18 of the 30 local governments in Osun state while Atiku won 12.

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24 Comments

  1. Whatever the outcome of the election, we only pray for peace in the land. Let the loser concede without trouble.

  2. South West is sure for Sai Baba. Winning for Buhari is assured. Let wait for the final result. Aregbesola has done it before. APC is the winner

  3. Lol. I don’t know what Yoruba people are thinking. That Buhari will die and Osinbajo will take over? They must be joking because nobody is dying.

  4. It’s elections are rigged what do you expect then ???.But still at that,at least people have seen the type of government they have…

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