Ahead of the 2023 presidential election, Google has released search results thus far, the APC’s presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu is still leading other presidential candidates.
BrandSpur Nigeria reports that the 2023 presidential election has ben scheduled to hold 25 February 2022 and many of the presidential candidates have been trending with Nigerians and others searching for interesting things about them.
Three other main contenders are Dr. Peter Obi of the Labour Party, Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Rabiu Kwankwaso of the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP).
The latest Google search interest on Google Trends has been captured between December 29, 2022, and January 25, 2023.
In the latest ranking, Tinubu has 40 percent search interest on google to lead the others, while Obi came second with 30 percent. Atiku is in third position with 26 percent search while Kwankwaso is fourth with four percent search.
Google Presidential Candidate Search Result
Tinubu is being searched most in the North, in places like Jigawa, Kebbi, Zamfara, Sokoto, Bauchi and Taraba. Others are Ebonyi, Ondo, Kano, Gombe, Kwara, Plateau, Benue, Borno, FCT and so on. These some of the places he had gone for presidential campaign.
Obi, in second place, is being searched the most in the East and North Central, such as Enugu, Ebonyi, Benue, Benue, Anambra and Plateau. Others are Cross River, Abia, Bauchi, Delta, Zamfara, Taraba, Akwa Ibom, Rivers, Imo, FCT and so on.
Atiku, on third position is being searched mostly in Northern places such as Gombe, Jigawa, Kogi, Adamawa, Sokoto, Yobe, Borno, Zamfara, Katsina and Kano. Others are Enugu, Republic of Niger, Nasarawa, Bayelsa, Kaduna and so on.
Kwankwaso, on fourth place is being searched in Adamawa, Kano, Bauchi, Katsina, Kaduna, Borno, Benue, Ekiti, Kogi, Osun and so on.
Among the presidential candidate, the APC’s candidate, Senator Kashim Shettima toppled Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa of the PDP to be in the first position. Okowa had ended 2022 as the most searched vice presidential candidate, but the equation changed in the New Year as Shettima overtook him. Yusuf Datti Baba-Ahmed, the Labour Party’s vice presidential candidate is third on the list.