The All Progresives Congress presidential candidate, General Muhammadu Buhari, is leading the Peoples Democratic Party candidate, President Goodluck Jonathan, in Niger state.
Buhari has won the 22 local government areas already declared out of the 25 in the state.
The INEC Presidential Returning Officer for Niger State, Prof. Abduganiyu Ambali, who is the Vice Chancellor of the University of Ilorin, while announcing the votes counted so far, said in Lavun LGA, the APC scored 25,741 and PDP 6,631.
Out of the 90,072 registered voters, 39,177 were accredited with total valid votes of 32,701 and 34,653 as total votes cast.
Rejected votes were 1,952.
In Wushishi LGA, total registered voters werere 54,384 and accredited voters 26,565.
The APC got 18,065 and PDP 5,336.
The total valid votes were 23,637, with 916 rejected votes.
Total votes cast was 24,553.
In Bida LGA, registered voters were 110,798, accredited 52,062.
The APC got 44,129 and the PDP 3,201.
Rejected votes were 1,744, while total votes cast was 47,627.
Mokwa LGA registered voters were 68,744, accredited 38,241, with the APC scoring 28,388 and PDP 5,110.
Total votes cast was 35,459, with total valid votes put at 33,884 and rejected 1,575.
In Rijau LGA ,there are 67,397 registered voters, with 29,037 accredited.
The APC got 17,214 and the PDP 7,573.
The total votes cast was 25,513.
Also, in Meshegu LGA, a total 87,060 voters were registered and 35,714 accredited.
The APC got 27,953 and the PDP 3,355 votes.
Valid votes were 31,751 and those rejected 1,462.
Total votes were 33,213.
In Magama LGA, APC got 20,761 votes and PDP 11,183 votes.
Others are Bosso LGA: APC got 36,951, PDP 6,036; Chanchaga LGA: APC got 58,239 and PDP 9,438; Gbako LGA, APC got 15,972 and PDP 5,521; and in Gurara LGA, the APC scored 17,284 and PDP 7,803.
In Katcha LGA, APC won with 16,368 and PDP got 2,708; Mariga LGA, APC 28,463, PDP, 4,351; Munya LGA, APC scored 12,820 and PDP 7,119; in Paikoro LGA, APC won with 27,298 as against PDP 8,029.
In Shiroro LGA, APC 27,462, PDP, 7,040; and in Suleja LGA, APC got 38,262, while the PDP scored 9,535.
In Tafa LGA, APC scored 16,981 while the PDP scored 7,168.
Also, in Rafi LGA, APC got 36,921 votes while PDP got 4,215.
In Edati LGA, APC got 11,691, while PDP got 7,117.
Agaie LGA, APC has 18,424 votes, while PDP got 4,132.
In Lapai LGA, APC got 27,979, while the PDP got only 3,327.
More results were still being awaited as INEC still expects results from three LGAs.