President Muhammadu Buhari has taken a healthy lead over his main opponent, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar of the PDP courtesy of results from Jigawa and Niger states.
Buhari polled large numbers in the two Northern states to take a healthy lead over his closest rival in the election.
In Jigawa state, the All Progressive Congress (APC) polled 794,738 votes to defeat the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) who came a distant second with 289,895 votes.
In Niger state, Buhari also carried the day as he polled 612,371 votes, leaving Atiku and the PDP with 218,052 votes.
Other results are being announced by INEC