The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has declared the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Prince Odi Okojie, as the winner of the Esan North East/South East Federal Constituency election in Edo State.
Dr Victor Imade, the Returning Officer from the University of Jos, on Sunday made the declaration at the Esan North Local Government Collation Centre in Edo.
Celebrating his victory in a video shared on his Instagram page, Prince Okojie, who is actress Mercy Johnson’s husband, thanked his party members and followers for their support.
He emerged winner with total votes of 21,764 to defeat the PDP, which scored 10,007, while LP scored 11,528.
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Mercy Johnson’s hubby also shared a video that showed the celebratory mood in the city where they are at the moment as his supporters storm out in a convoy of cars.
He also thanked his party members and followers for their support.
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