#NigeriaDecides: Atiku defeats Tinubu, Peter Obi in Sokoto

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar has secured victory in the presidential election in Sokoto state.

Atiku was able to garner a total of 288,679 votes.

This was confirmed by the state collation officer and vice-chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Kabiru Bala, who announced the results in the early hours of Tuesday.

Bala said Tinubu polled 285,444 votes, Obi secured 6,568 and Kwankwaso got 1,300 votes.

The presidential candidates of Accord Party (A) scored 115 votes, Action Alliance (AA) got 110 votes, AAC 128 votes, ADC 486 votes, ADB 1,105 votes and APGA 808 votes.

The candidates of APM secured 273 votes, APP had 219 votes, BP 126 votes, NRM 681 votes, PRP 324 votes, SDP 120 votes, YPP 175 votes and ZLP polled 208 votes.

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