The Presidential candidate of the All Progressive Congress, President Muhammadu Buhari, has defeated his opponent, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku of the Peoples Democratic Party, with over 1, 073, 175m.votes
The Collation Officer for the just concluded Presidential election in Kano, Professor Magaji Garba, revealed this in the early hours of Tuesday.
Prof. Garba, who is also the vice-chancellor, Federal University, Gusau, Zamfara State, made the announcement after the collation of the results from across the 44 Local Government Areas of the state.
He said, the APC Presidential candidate scored 1, 464, 768m, to defeat the PDP candidate, who garnered 391,593 votes.
Garba explained that the total votes cast during the election on Saturday was 1,964,751m, while the total valid votes stood at 1.891,134m, just as the total rejected votes is 73,617.