UK CONFIRMS INEC RESULTS AS AUTHENTIC
Written by thereachfm on February 28, 2019
The United kingdom has confirmed that the results of the presidential election as released by the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) were authentic.
British Minister of State for Africa, Harriet Baldwin said the results were consistent with the results obtained through the civil society Parallel Vote Tabulation process.
INEC Chairman Mahmood Yakubu, yesterday morning declared President Muhammadu Buhari as the winner of the 23rd February election, with 15,191,847 votes while his main challenger Atiku
Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party scored 11, 262,978 votes. Meanwhile,in a press conference yesterday, Atiku rejected the decision by raising issues of statistical impossibility about the results in some states of Nigeria.