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Monday, April 18, 2011

Presidential Election Results in Nigeria as at 18 April 2011

Presidential election results from 35 states of the country including the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, President Goodluck Jonathan of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has won the 2011 Nigeria Presidential Election.

He lost all the seven North-West states of Kaduna, Kano, Katsina, Kebbi, Sokoto, Zamfara and  Jigawa as well as Bauchi, Gombe, Niger, Borno and Yobe to his closest challenger, Maj General Muhammadu Buhari of the Congress for Progressive Change, CPC. He nevertheless scored at least 25 per cent of votes cast in the affected states apart from Kano and Niger.

The President recorded his best performances in Akwa Ibom, Abia, Anambra, Bayelsa, Delta, Ebonyi, Enugu and Rivers states where he garnered more than 90 per cent of the valid votes cast.

Buhari won in 12 states with his best performance in his home state of Katsina where he recorded 73.10 per cent of the votes cast.

So far, Jonathan is ahead of his challengers with 21, 957, 849 votes followed by Buhari (10,884,669 votes) and Ribadu, 2,020,077 votes.

PROVISIONAL RESULTS AT A GLANCE

1.ABIA PDP 1,175,984 CPC 3,743 ACN n/a

2. ADAMAWA PDP 508,314 CPC 344,526

3. AKWA IBOM PDP 1,165,629 CPC 5,348 ACN 54,148

4. ANAMBRA PDP 1,145,169 CPC 4,223 ACN 3,437

5. BAUCHI PDP 258,000 CPC 1, 300,000

6. BAYELSA PDP 504,811 CPC 691 ACN  370

7. BENUE PDP 658,472 CPC 102,171 ACN 223,007

8. BORNO PDP 207,075 CPC 909,763

9. CROSS RIVER PDP 709,382 CPC 4,002 ACN 5,839

10. DELTA PDP 1,368,851 CPC 8,960 ACN 13,146

11. EBONYI PDP 480,592 1 CPC 1,025 ACN 1,102

12. EDO PDP 542, 173 CPC 17,795

13. EKITI PDP 135,009 CPC 2,689 ACN 116,981

14. ENUGU PDP 802,144 CPC 3,753 ACN 1,755

15. FCT PDP 253,444 CPC 131,576 ACN 2327

16. GOMBE PDP 290,347 CPC 459, 898 ACN 3,420

17. IMO PDP 1,381,357 CPC 7,591 ACN 14,821

18. JIGAWA PDP 491,252 CPC 663,994 ACN n/a

19. KADUNA PDP 1,190,179 CPC 1,334,244 ACN 11,278

20. KANO PDP 440,665 CPC 1,624,543 ACN 42,353

21. KATSINA PDP 424,587 CPC 1,154,000 ACN n/a

22. KEBBI PDP 369,198 CPC 501,453 ACN n/a

23. KOGI PDP 399,816 CPC 132,201 ACN 6,516

24. KWARA PDP 268,243 CPC 83,603 ACN 52, 432

25. LAGOS PDP 1,281,688 CPC 189,983 ACN 427,203

26. NIGER PDP 321429 CPC 652574

27. NASARAWA  PDP 408,997 CPC 278,390

28.OGUN PDP 309,177 CPC 17,654 ACN 199,555

29. ONDO PDP 387, 376 CPC 11,890 ACN 74,253

30. OSUN PDP 188,409 CPC 6,997 ACN 299, 711

31. OYO PDP 484,758 CPC 92,396 ACN 252,240

32. PLATEAU PDP 1,029,809 CPC 356, 551 ACN 10, 181

33. RIVERS PDP 1,817,762 CPC 13,182 ACN 16,382

34. SOKOTO PDP 309,057 CPC 540,769 ACN 20,144

35 TARABA PDP 451,354 CPC 257,987ACN 17,791

36. YOBE PDP 117,128 CPC 337547 ACN 6069

37. ZAMFARA PDP 238,980 CPC 624,515 ACN 17,970

We do wish the President a happy and peaceful day in Office

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