Nigerians will go to the polls in February 2019 to elect the next President of the country.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has already scheduled the Presidential and National Assembly elections for Saturday, 16th February.
The Governorship and State Assembly/Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Council elections have been scheduled for Saturday, 2nd March 2019.
The 2019 Presidential election is almost a two horse race between the incumbent, Muhammadu Buhari of the APC, and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar of the PDP.
However, 30 persons will be contesting for the presidential election.
Below is a list of candidates that will run for the office of the president.
1). President Muhammadu Buhari – All Progressives Congress, APC
2). Atiku Abubakar – Peoples Democratic Party, PDP
3). Donald Duke – Social Democratic Party, SDP
4). Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim – Alliance for New Nigeria, ANN
5). Omoyele Sowore – African Action Congress, AAC
6). Oby Ezekwesili – Allied Congress Party of Nigeria, ACPN
7). Obadiah Mailafia – African Democratic Congress, ADC
8). Kingsley Moghalu – Young Progressive Party, YPP
9). Chris Okotie – Fresh Democratic Party, FDP
10). Hamza Al-Mustapha – Peoples Party of Nigeria, PPN
11). Habib Mohammed Gajo – Young Democratic Party, YDP
12). Olusegun Mimiko – Zenith Labour Party, ZLP
13). John Gbor – All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA
14). Davidson Isibor Akhimien – Grassroots Development Party of Nigeria, GDPN
15). Ali Soyode – Yes Electorate Solidarity, YES Party
16). Ike Keke – New Nigerian Peoples Party, NNPP
17). Sunday Chukwu-Eguzolugo – Justice Must Prevail Party, JMPP
18). Eunice Atuejide – National Interest Party, NIP
19). Hamisu Santuraki – Mega Party of Nigeria, MPN
20). Edozie Madu – Independent Democrat Party, IDP
21). Peter Nwangwu – We the People of Nigeria Party, WPNP
22). Ahmed Bee Buhari – Sustainable National Party, SNP
23). Tope Fasua – Abundant Nigeria Renewal Party, ANRP
24). Ade Fagbenro Bryon – Kowa Party
25). Moses Shipi – All Blending Party, ABP
26). Yahaya Ndu – African Renaissance Party, ARP
27). Chuks Nwachukwu – All Grassroots Alliance. AGA
28). Habu Aminchi – Peoples Democratic Movement, PDM
29). Yabagi Yusuf Sani – Action Democratic Party, ADP
30). Babatunde Ademola – Nigeria Community Movement Party, NCMP