2019 Elections: Kano and Lagos tops list of Registered Voters

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2019 Elections: Kano and Lagos tops list of Registered Voters

2019 Elections: Kano and Lagos tops list of Registered Voters

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has presented the voters register to party leaders, which showed that Lagos and Kano States which has the highest number of registered voters with 6.5 million and 5.4 million respectively.

Bayelsa state and Ekiti state have the lowest number of registered voters with 923,181 and 909,967 respectively.

The current number of registered voters is at 84 million, which is 15 million higher than the figure in the year 2015 which was 68 million.

In the year 2015, Kano and Lagos states also had the highest number of registered voters with 4.9 million and 5.8 million voters respectively.

The figures form INEC shows that the highest number of registered voters comes from the North West with 20 million voters, which constitutes 24% of the total votes.

Next is the South West, which has a total of 16 million registered voters, which makes up 19.39 per cent.

Other parts of the country includes: South-South with 12 million, South East- 10 million, North-East- 11 million and North-Central- 13million registered voters.

 

Below is the breakdown of voters by states:

 

Abia 1,932,892

Adamawa 1,973,083

Akwa Ibom 2,119,727

Anambra 2,447,996

Bauchi 2,462,843

Bayelsa 923,182

Benue 2,480,131

Borno 2,315,956

Cross River 1,527,289

Delta 2,845,274

Ebonyi 1,459,933

Edo 2,210,534

Ekiti 909,967

Enugu 1,944,016

FCT 1,344,856

Gombe 1,394,393

Imo 2,272,293

Jigawa 2,111,106

Kaduna 3,932,492

Kano 5,457,747

Katsina 3,230,230

Kebbi 1,806,231

Kogi 1,646,350

Kwara 1,406,457

Lagos 6.570,291

Nasarawa 1,617,786

Niger 2,390,035

Ogun-2,375,003

Ondo-1,822,346

Osun 1,680,498

Oyo 2,934,107

Plateau 2,480,455

Rivers 3,215,273

Sokoto 1,903,166

Taraba 1,777,105

Yobe 1,365,913

Zamfara 1,717,128

 

2019 Elections: Kano and Lagos tops list of Registered Voters

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