BREAKING: INEC Presents Certificate Of Return To Tinubu As President-Elect [Video]
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has presented the certificate of return to the President-Elect, Bola Tinubu.
The certificate was presented to Tinubu by the INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, at the International Conference Centre in Abuja, the nation’s capital on Wednesday, March 1, 2023.
His running mate Kashim Shettima also got his certificate of return at the event.
The presentation came a few hours after Tinubu was declared the winner of the Saturday, February 25 poll, garnering 8,794,726 votes to defeat his closest rival, Atiku Abubakar of the PDP, who scored 6,984,520.
Tinubu, the All Progressives Congress (APC) flagbearer, took his first shot at the presidency for the first time in a keenly contested race.
Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has just collected his Certificate of Return, having elected by Nigerians as the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. pic.twitter.com/EJJkXLB7kZ
— Bashir Ahmad (@BashirAhmaad) March 1, 2023