The constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria stipulates that a presidential candidate must have at least 25 percent of votes in 24 states across the country in order to become the president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
According to the Punch Newspaper, the Independent National Electoral Commission has announced that Bola Ahmed Tinubu of the All Progressives Congress has been elected as the president of Nigeria having satisfied the requirements of the law. According to another report by the Premium Times, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu of the All Progressives Congress scored 25 percent of the votes cast in 30 states across the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
The former governor of Lagos State won in twelve states across the Federal Republic of Nigeria. It should be said that Alhaji Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party also won in twelve states but lost the election in general. The next presidential election in Nigeria will be held in the next four years.
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