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General News of Monday, 27 February 2023


Oshiomhole floors PDP in Edo, wins Senate seat

Adams Oshiomhole Adams Oshiomhole

Adams Oshiomhole, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been declared the winner of Edo North Senatorial District in Edo.

His victory was announced by the INEC Returning Officer, Prof. Benjamin Adesina on Sunday, February 27 with 107,110 votes.

He defeated the incumbent Senator, Francis Alimekhena of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) who scored 55,344 votes

“Adams Oshiomhole of APC having scored the highest number of votes, is hereby declared as the winner of the election conducted on the 25th of February for Edo North Senatorial District,” Adesina