UGHELLI-CANDIDATE of the PDP in last Saturday's Senatorial by-election in Delta Central, Chief Emmanuel Aguariavwodo has won the election by a landslide.
The Returning Officer, Profesor Eric Arubayi
, announced, yesterday, in Ughelli, Delta
, that Aguariavwodo
polled 263,024 votes to defeat eight other candidates.
was never elected but imposed on the people by use of force and intimidation.
We are going to the tribunal to prove our case for cancellation.
My legal team is ready with overwhelming evidence against the PDP."
Aguariavwodo is a former Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, and a former member of the House of Representatives.
Uduaghan urged the victorious candidate, Chief Aguariavwodo, to give good representation to his people and the state by attracting democracy dividends to the state.
The winner, Chief Aguariavwodo, said he could not find enough words to thank the governor, party leaders and members, who fought tooth and nail to deliver their various units, wards and local governments in the by-election to PDP.
assured that he
would perform his
new assignment to the best of his
ability and would attract dividends of democracy to the state, as advised by the governor.