#NigerianDecide2023: Atiku Defeats, Tinubu, Obi In A’Ibom
By Our Reporter
Atiku Abubakar has defeated Asiwaju Tinubu and Peter Obi in Akwa Ibom state.
Naijanewshub.com.ng gathered that the Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has won the presidential elections in Akwa Ibom State with 214,012 votes.
He was closely followed by the All Progressives Congress (APC), party came second with 160,620 votes, and Labour Party, third with 132, 683 votes, while Young Progressives Party (YPP) and New Nigerian People’s Party (NNPP) came fourth and fifth with 27,179 and 7, 796 votes respectively.
Announcing the results in Uyo on Monday, the State Collation officer for the 2023 Presidential election in Akwa Ibom, Prof. Emmanuel Adigio, Vice Chancellor Nigeria Maritime University said the total number of votes cast was 587,417.
Adigio said registered voters were 2,357,418, accredited voters, 594,450, total Valid votes was 555,089, while rejected votes were 32, 328.