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New poll puts Jonathan 7.01% ahead of Buhari

2015-03-25 13:01
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan and presidential candidate of the ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP) embraces leading opposition All Progressive Congress presidential candidate Mohammadu Buhari during a conference to promote non-violence att ~ STRINGER

Lagos -  A fresh survey released on Tuesday by the Nigeria Polls and Survey group has put the Peoples Democratic Party’s Presidential candidate Dr. Goodluck Jonathan ahead of Mohammed Buhari of the All Progressive Congress (APC), reports Leadership

Jonathan according to the survey is leading Buhari with a slight margin of 7.01%.

The results were based on a five-item questionnaire administered on a total of 10 294 registered voters picked from the 36 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

Also read: Buhari dusts Jonathan in new presidential poll

Ayo Alao, coordinator of the group, said a total of five thousand, five hundred and eight (5 508) respondents indicated their intention to vote for President Jonathan compared with a total of four thousand, seven hundred and eighty six (4 786) respondents who favored Buhari.

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