THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has declared the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP for Aniocha/Oshimili federal constituency, Delta State, Mr Ndudi Elumelu winner of the last Saturday National Assembly election.
Hon. Ndudi Elumelu Announcing the results, the Returning Officer, Dr. Ignatius Ezoem, said Mr Ndidi Elumelu polled 84,615 votes to defeat his opponent, Mr Paul Adingwupu of the All Progressives Congress, APC who scored 11,086 votes.
From the collated results, Elumelu won overwhelmingly in all the four local government areas that make up the constituency. Ezoem said Elumelu scored 20,335 while Adingwupu scored 1,861 in Oshimili North LGA, adding that Elumelu polled 13,485 votes in Aniocha North Local Government Area against his closest rival, Adingwupu 3,438.
While in Oshimili South, Elumelu scored 35,394 against Adingwupu’s 2,485, he said Elumelu defeated Adingwupu in his home local government, Aniocha South, polling 15,031 as against his 3,340 votes. Details coming soon: