The All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu, has scored to the highest votes in Benue State despite the Labour Party, Peter Obi, wining in majority of the 23 Local Government Area of the state.
Tinubu defeated Obi with a margin of about 2000 and Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar with a total of 310,468.
He won in nine LGAs while Obi lead in the remaining 14 LGAs of the state with the total of 308, 372 votes.
State Collation officer for Presidential Election in Benue, Prof. Farouk, who is Vice Chancellor of Federal University of Technology, Minna, announced that Tinubu polled 310,468 to lead Obi while Atiku of PDP trailed behind them with a total of 130,081 votes.
Meanwhile, the LP won in 14 local government areas of the state while the APC had the remaining nine,. leaving PDP with none.