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Tinubu not yet confirmed as winner of seven local government areas in Yobe State

CLAIM: An APC supporter with the Twitter username @Tinubufrontier claimed Bola Tinubu had won about seven local government areas in Yobe State. 

FINDING: Anna Charles, a media observer affiliated with the Center for Journalism Innovation and Development (CJID), told the NFC that the results bandied around on social media were false as official results had yet to be compiled at the collation centre. She also said results from polling units showed PDP was in the early lead across various categories in the state.

Tinubu not yet confirmed as winner of seven local government areas in Yobe State

VERDICT: INCORRECT. 

SOURCE: CJID Observer

DATE: 26-02-2023

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