An opinion poll conducted by online news website TODAY’S ECHO has placed former Governor of Cross River State, Donald Duke ahead of President Muhammadu Buhari and other eligible personalities ahead as the candidate to vote for during the 2019 Presidential election. Although, scoring just 3% above President Buhari, Duke who got 25%, defeated his closest rival, President Muhammadu Buhari who got 22% in the online vote.
Other personalities listed in the online vote include former President Goodluck Jonathan who got 11%, former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar who scored 11%, Rabiu Kwankwaso who secured 6% votes, Ibrahim Dankwambo who got 3% votes, and Sule Lamido who got 1% of votes.
In recent times, Duke has been described as the “Best President Nigeria can Still Have”. Whether the opinion poll conducted by the trusted news website has anything to do with his chances in the 2019 Presidential elections, time will tell.