Nigeria: Buhari Defeats Atiku in Kano With Over One Million Votes

#NigeriaDecides2019: Final INEC results of presidential election
26 February 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has won all the 44 local government areas of Kano State with 1.4 million votes.

The INEC collation officer for the presidential election in Kano, Magaji Garba, announced that Mr Buhari scored 1,464,768 (78.9 per cent) of the total votes cast to beat the Peoples Democratic Party presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, who polled 391,593 (21.1 per cent).

Kano has 5,391,581 registered voters, out of which 2,006,410 voters were accredited for the presidential election.

The result showed that the total votes cast was 1,964,751, out of which 73,617 votes were rejected. Valid votes were 1, 891,134.

BREAKDOWN OF PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION RESULT BY LGs

Dawakinkudu local government APC 39,261 PDP 10,751

Kura local government APC 34,996 PDP 9,047

Registered voters 102,602 Accredited voters 46,318

Fagge local government APC 31,010 PDP 16,383

Kumbotso local government APC 53,923 PDP 11,368

Registered voters 204,107 Accredited voters 53,923

Takai local government APC 38,477 PDP 5877

Registered voters 121,406 Accredited voters 47,062

Dawakintofa local government APC 37,417 PDP 6,507

Registered voters 101,254 Accredited voters 47,675

Valid vote cast 45,056 Invalid 2,306 Total vote cast 47,362

Kunchi local government APC 20,375 PDP 4,983

Registered voters 58, 334 accredited voters 27,28

Bagwai local government APC 23, 375 PDP 10, 584

Registered voters 89,134 Accredited voters 36, 929

Garun Malam local government APC 23, 810 PDP 4, 861

Tofa local government APC 19,984 PDP 7,732

Gabasawa local government APC 24, 420 PDP 6,130

Registered voters 78,627 Accredited voters 32,847

Bunkure local government APC 27,232 PDP 9,528

Registered voters 89,616 Accredited voters 39,803

Rimingado local government APC 20,589 PDP10,305

Registered voters 63,347 Accredited voters 32,878

Karaye local government APC 23,023 PDP 8,265

Registered voters 76,355 Accredited voters 33,243

Madobi local government APC 26,110 PDP 13,113

Tudunwada Local Government APC 38,865 PDP 10, 707

Sumaila Local Government APC 34,609 PDP 4,904

Tsanyawa Local Government APC 25,823 PDP 5,399

Gwarzo Local Government APC 33,581 PDP 10,682

Rano Local Government APC 23,855 PDP 7,055

Ajingi Local Government APC 21,458 PDP 5,267

Gezawa Local Government APC 29,954 PDP 8,246

Kibiya local government APC 29,954 PDP 8,246

Wudil local government APC 28,755 PDP 5,108

Kabo local Government APC 29,482 PDP 8,955

Registered voters 84,423 Accredited voters 41,610

Gwale local government APC 50,834 PDP 12,283

Bebeji local government APC 26,023 PDP 8,190

Doguwa local government APC 25, 454 PDP 7,013

Gaya local government APC 25,864 PDP 6,572

Albasu local government APC 26,412 PDP 10285

Warawa local government APC 19,073 PDP 6,101

Ungoggo local government APC 51,842 PDP 10,472

Minjibir local government APC 27,725 PDP 5,870

Garko local government APC 22,356 PDP 2,840

Shanono local government APC 24,173 PDP 8,469

Dambatta local government APC 31, 850 PDP 6,947

Wudil local government APC 28,755 PDP 5,108

Kiru local government APC 36,739 PDP 12,205

Bichi federal constituency APC 42,714 PDP 11,050

Kano Municipal local government APC 65,579 PDP 15,523

Registered voters 309,309 Accredited voters 87,313 Total votes cast 86,998

Tarauni local government APC 52,585 PDP 7,323

Registered voters 209,421 Accredited voters 65,545 Total votes cast 64,173 Rejected votes 3,100

Nassarawa local government APC 84,289 PDP 16,140

Registered voters 402,753 Total valid votes 101,985 Rejected votes 4,230 Total votes cast 106,215

Makoda local government APC 24,749 PDP 3,234

Registered voters 70,383 Accredited voters 30,383 Total valid votes 28,808 Rejected votes 1,323 Total votes cast 30,131

Dala local government APC 65,047 PDP 16,711

Registered voters 324,409 Accredited voters 87,191 Valid votes 82,985 Rejected votes 3,189 Total votes cast 86,174

Rogo local government APC 32,991 PDP 12,465

Registered voters 111,648 Accredited voters 48,512 Valid votes 45,986 Rejected votes 1,465 Total votes cast 47,451

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