While many believe that this year’s election will be closely fought between the candidates of the two leading parties, there are a lot more candidates who will appear on the ballot on February 16, 2019.
Here is a list of the top the presidential candidates that have emerged to contest this year.
- President Muhammadu Buhari – All Progressives’ Congress (APC)
- Atiku Abubakar (President)- Peter Obi (Vice President)- People’s Democratic Party (PDP)
- MOGHALU KINGSLEY BOSAH(President)- ABDULLAHI UMMA GETSO (Vice President) – Young Progressive Party (YPP)
- Obiageli Ezekwesili (President)- Galadima Ganiyu Oseni (Vice President) – Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN)
- Olufela Durotoye (President)- Abdullahi Khadijah Iyah (Vice President)- Alliance for New Nigeria (ANN)
- Omoyele Sowore (President)- Rufai Rabiu Ahmed (Vice President) – African Action Congress (AAC)
- Tope Fasua Kolade (President)- Yakubu Aminu Zakari (Vice President) – Abundance Nigeria Renewal Party (ANRP)
- Eunice Atuejide Uche (President)- Bello Muhammad Jibril (Vice President) – National Interest Party (NIP)
- Adesina Fagbenro-Byron Samuel (President)- Ado Ummar Abbas (Vice President) – Kowa Party (KP)
- Chike Ukaegbu (President)- Safiya Ibrahim Ogoh – Advanced Allied Party (AAP)
INEC released the final list of all aspirants for the 2019 Presidency with a total number of 73 candidates.
Here is the official list of 2019 Presidential Candidates: Read Here