Ngwu wins Enugu West Senatorial seat, replaces Ekweremadu



Uba Group

The candidate of the People’s Democratic Party for Enugu West Senatorial District, Osita Ngwu has emerged victorious in the just concluded elections.

Ngwu who won in a landslide victory will be replacing Ike Ekweremadu, who has been in the upper chamber since May 2003.

He polled 52,473 votes to defeat Dennis Amadi of the Labour Party, who polled 48,053.

Other losers are APC’s Ezeh Chika, who scored 3,825 while NNPP candidate, Udeagulu Cletus scored 1052.

The returning officer declared Ngwu the winner, saying he satisfied the requirements of the law.