What are your views towards the release of the just concluded Presidential Election?

 

Key facts from the National dailies:

Jonathan scored over 25 per cent in 26 out of the 28 states which results were declared.

 

These states include:

Abia, Delta, Anambra, Lagos, Ondo, Osun, Ogun, Oyo, Ekiti, Bayelsa, Kwara, Katsina, Plateau, Ebonyi, Edo, Nasarawa, Kaduna, Niger, Imo, Akwa Ibom, Kogi, Benue, Rivers, Sokoto, Zamfara and Enugu, as well as the FCT.

 

Meanwhile results clearly indicate that from 28 states and the Federal Capital Territory, Jonathan, the Peoples Democratic Party candidate scored 19,133,721 votes while his main opponent, Maj.-Gen. Muhmammadu Buhari, had a distant 8,043,605 votes.

 

Mallam Nuhu Ribadu of the Action Congress of Nigeria garnered 2,304,037 votes and Alhaji Ibrahim Shekarau of the All Peoples Party of Nigeria had 753,672 votes.

 

News feeds: http://pbnigeria.wordpress.com

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Comment by BARTHLOMEW NWABUISI MADUKWE on April 19, 2011 at 4:16pm
This was how Qoutara and Gbagbo started their arguement that grew immensely in Cote D' Ivore and many innocent souls went with it. Why can't we accept defeat in good faith as africans and believe that there is another day to come. Afteral, it is said that when a ram withdraws it goes to bring forth power. My candid advice to all the contestants in the 2011 Presidential election in Nigeria is that they should never stop moving because there is still another election coming up in the next 4 years. Let us all live in peace and unity.

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