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BREAKING: Peter Obi Wins Polling Units In Presidential Villa Abuja [See Results]

BREAKING: Peter Obi Wins Polling Units In Presidential Villa Abuja [See Results]



BREAKING: Peter Obi Wins Polling Units In Presidential Villa Abuja [See Results]

Peter Obi has won polling units in the Presidential Villa Abuja.


The Editor Nigeria reports that the Presidential Candidate of the Labour Party in the ongoing 2023 general elections, Peter Obi, on Saturday, February 25, 2023, won at two polling units within the Presidential Villa in Abuja, the nation’s capital.

This online news platform understands that the two, which were available at the time of filing this report, were polling units 021 and 131.


While Labour Party won with 58 votes to Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) 32 votes and the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) 31 votes at unit 021, it won with 17 votes to PDP’s 03 and APC’s 06 at unit 131.

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BREAKING: Peter Obi Wins Polling Units In Presidential Villa Abuja [See Results]

Meanwhile, The Editor Nigeria reports that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) commenced the 2023 general elections at exactly 8:30 am amid tight security on Saturday, February 25, 2023.

Nigerians are voting from a list of eighteen (18) Presidential candidates and four thousand, two hundred and twenty-three (4,223) National Assembly candidates, who are contesting for four hundred and sixty-nine (469) federal legislative positions.


No fewer than eighteen (18) political parties are participating in the 2023 general elections, however, some would not be fielding candidates for the position of president. This is less than the 91 political parties that participated in the 2019 general elections.

According to the figures recently released by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), there are currently 93,469,008 Registered Voters but 87,209,007 voters out of the 93,469,008 registered voters have collected their Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) and would be expected to vote in the 2023 general elections compared to  84,004,084 in the 2019 general elections.

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The main contenders in terms of political parties are the All Progressives Congress, APC, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, the Labour Party, LP, and of course, the New Nigerian Peoples Party, NNPP.

Bola Ahmed Tinubu is the presidential candidate of the ruling APC, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar is flying the flag of the PDP, former Anambra State Governor, Peter Obi is the candidate of the LP, while Rabiu Kwankwaso is the NNPP standard bearer.


In the build-up to the elections, Newsone Nigeria reports that Bola Tinubu of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Nigeria’s main opposition party, Peter Obi of the Labour Party (LP) and Rabiu Kwankwaso of the New Nigerian Peoples Party (NNPP), have popped up clearly as top contenders for the office of the president.

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Newsone Nigeria brings live updates of the official Presidential and National Assembly election results as announced by INEC officials at the various polling units.

Voting has ended in some polling units across Nigeria, please click here to check the results update.


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