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How Buhari defeated Atiku in Katsina, swept all 34 LGAs

By Bashir Bello
KATSINA – The Presidential Candidate of the All Progressive Congress, APC, President Muhammadu Buhari has floored his opponent, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP candidate, Atiku Abubakar after winning the Saturday’s presidential election in all the 34 local government areas of Katsina State.

Buhari defeated Atiku in the state with a wide margin of 924,077 votes.

Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari

Results from the local government areas announced at the State Collation Center for the Presidential election in Katsina headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC and presided over by the State Collation Officer, Professor Fatima Batul Mukhtar showed that Buhari scored 1,232,133 votes to defeat Atiku who scored 308,056 votes.

Results based on the Local government areas and political parties:

1. ZANGO LG
APC – 25,207
PDP – 6,891

2. DANDUME LG
APC – 35,699
PDP – 6,647

3. MAIADUA LG
APC – 35,198
PDP – 8,256.

4. KAITA LG
APC – 27,228
PDP – 6,925

5. CHARANCHI LG
APC – 24,391
PDP – 6,521

6. KANKIA LG
APC – 30,470
PDP – 9,449

7. DUTSINMA LG
APC – 35,700
PDP – 10,440

8. KURFI LG
APC – 25,074
PDP – 9,175

9. DANMUSA LG
APC – 30,011
PDP – 7,528

10. SAFANA LG
APC – 26,631
PDP – 5,756

11. DUTSI LG
APC – 22,583
PDP – 5,330

12. BATSARI LG
APC – 26,774
PDP – 7,916

13. KUSADA LG
APC – 21,071
PDP – 6,713

14. BAKORI LG
APC – 53,623
PDP – 11,931

15. BATAGARAWA LG
APC – 37,695
PDP – 8,453

16. BINDAWA LG
APC – 35,030
PDP – 9,623

17. MUSAWA LG
APC – 31,690
PDP – 6,673

18. DANJA LG
APC – 41,183
PDP – 9,664

19. SANDAMU LG
APC – 29,221
PDP – 9,025

20. RIMI LG
APC – 33,301
PDP – 8,818

21. DAURA LG
APC – 37,648
PDP – 4,650

22. MATAZU LG
APC – 27,625
PDP – 9,151

23. INGAWA LG
APC – 29,230
PDP – 7,625

24. JIBIA LG
APC – 33,030
PDP – 7,987

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25. MANI LG
APC – 38,826
PDP – 8,565

26. FUNTUA LG
APC – 56,256
PDP – 6,927

27. FASKARI LG
APC – 44,987
PDP – 14,648

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28. MASHI LG
APC – 31,786
PDP – 14,344

29. BAURE LG
APC – 42,108
PDP – 8,534

30. SABUWA LG
APC – 22,879
PDP – 10,256

31. KANKARA LG
APC – 53,853
PDP – 10,768

32. MALUMFASHI LG
APC – 60,143
PDP – 12,352

33. KATSINA LG
APC – 68,968
PDP – 15,170

34. KAFUR LG
APC – 56,954
PDP – 15,345

Registered voters:3,210,422

Accredited voters: 1,628,865

Valid votes: 1,555,473

Rejected votes: 63,712

*Total votes cast: 1,619,185*

TOTAL
APC – 1,232,133
PDP – 308,056

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