live Updates Of 2019 General Elections:
The result of Saturday, February 23, 2019, general election is gradually unwinding. The election which involves the Presidential, Senate and House of Representatives voting. However, voting took place in almost all polling units in the country on Saturday, though some of them started late. The election was relatively peaceful, still, there were reports of violence in some parts of Bayelsa, Rivers, and Lagos state.
There was a report from Rivers that fifteen (15) persons lost their lives including military personnel. Fifteen (15) political thugs were arrested by security personnel in Bayelsa state. There were also reports of voters’ intimidation and burning of ballot boxes and papers in Lagos state. The presidential race has two heavyweights in the picture which are President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Moreover, collation of result at the local government and ward has begun in some states and the live updates of 2019 general elections are followed below: