The Independent National Electoral Commission has announced results for 8 states and the FCT, Abuja. So far, the PDP is leading with 2,332,734 votes while APC has 2,302,978 votes which is a difference of 29,756 votes.
In terms of states won, the APC has so far won five states and PDP four states.
Another requirement for victory is that the winning party has 25% in at least 24 states. So far, the PDP has more than 25% in 8 states, while the APC has more than 25% in 7 states.
The commission has reconvened to 8pm tonight to allow sufficient time for other states to bring in their results. We are still expecting results for 28 states. Stay tuned!