These are few gathered data for you to look into for a possible prediction of today’s winner in the presidential race. Brain Trust Hub has not gathered this data to announce the winner, only for you to be able to follow the result announcement and predict.
Below are the states of both the presidential candidates and their running mate.
APC, presidential candidate, Mohmmadu Buhari, is from Kastina State (Fulani man)
His running mate born in Lagos State
PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, is from Adamawa State (Fulani man)
His running mate is from Anambra State
Below are the Geo political Zones of Presidential candidates and their running mate.
Mohammadu Buhari is from North West zone. Other States alongside Kastina, his state are;
Jigawa, Kaduna, Kano, Kebbi, Sokoto and Zamfara
Atiku Abunbakar is from the North East zone. Other States alongside Adamawa, his state are;
Bauchi, Borno, Gombe, Taraba and Yobe
Geo political Zones of running mates
APC: Prof. Yemi Osinbajo born in Lagos State, the south west zone. Other State alongside Lagos, his state are; Ekiti, Ogun, Ondo, Osun and Oyo
PDP: Peter Obi is from Anambra State, the South East zone. Other states alongside are Abia, Ebonyi, Enugu, Imo
See numbers of eligible voters from each of the state mentioned above.
The top 5 are;
Lagos with the highest of 5,531,389 APC State (Prof Osibajo’s zone)
Kano follows with 4,696,747 APC State (Muhammadu Buhari’s zone)
Kaduna follows with 3,648,831 APC State (Muhammadu Buhari’s zone)
Kastina with 3,187,988 APC State (Muhammadu Buhari’s state)
Rivers with 2,833,101 PDP State (Close to Peter Obi’s zone)
See image indicating other State’s figures of eligible voters as released by INEC below;
None of these are automatic victory for anyone as we have strong stakeholders in each state opposing sitting powers.
Nevertheless, there are chances this go a long way in the outcome of election depending on the patterns of 2019 elections. Ethnicity affiliation, political affiliation or based on personality of candidates