Ekweremadu Defeats APC, Wins 5th Term In Senate

Deputy senator president, Ike Ekweremadu of the PDP has been declared winner of Enugu West Senatorial District for the fifth time in Saturday Presidential/National Assembly elections.

Ekweremadu polled 86,088 votes to defeat his closest rival, Mrs Juliet Ibekaku-Nwagwu of the APC who scored just 15,187 votes. With the victory, Ekweremadu holds the senatorial mandate for the 5th time.