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BREAKING: Tinubu defeats Osinbajo, Amaechi, wins APC Presidential primary



Former Lagos State governor Asiwaju Bola Tinubu is the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the 2023 presidential election.

Tinubu beat 13 other candidates at the party’s special convention in Abuja on Wednesday to be elected the party’s flagbearer.
He won with a total of 1,271 votes.

Tinubu, who before the election had received the support of six candidates who withdrew for him, is being trailed by former Transport Minister Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.

Rotimi Amaechi – 316

Yemi Osinbajo – 235

Dave Umahi – 38

Yahaya Bello – 47

Ogbonnaya Onu – 1

Ahmed Sani – 4

Tunde Bakare – 0

Rochas Okorocha – 0

Ahmad Lawan – 152

Ben Ayade – 37

The candidates who withdrew for Tinubu were Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, Senator Godswill Akpabio, Professor Ajayi Borroffice, Mr. Dimeji Bankole, Senator Ibikunle Amosun and Mrs. Uju Ohanenye.

The total number of states and their respective accredited delegates are as follows.

Abia- 50; Adamawa- 62; Anambra- 63; Bayelsa- 24; Bauchi- 55; Benue- 64; Borno- 81; Cross River- 54; Delta- 73; Enugu- 51; Ekiti- 48; Edo- 54; Ebonyi- 38; FCT- 80.

 

Others are Gombe- 33; Imo- 81; Jigawa- 81; Lagos- 60; Plateau- 51; Katsina- 102; Kebbi- 63; Kwara- 48; Kogi- 63; Kaduna- 61; Kano- 126; Nasarawa- 39; Niger- 75; Ondo- 54; Ogun- 60; Oyo- 99; Osun- 90; Rivers- 69; Sokoto- 69; Taraba- 46; Yobe- 51 and Zamfara- 42.

 


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