The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Accord Party candidate, Princess Shola Ogbemi Daibo winner of the just concluded Warri South Constituency I by-election into the Delta State House of Assembly.
The Local Government Collation and Returning Officer of INEC, Mr Olatunbosun Odusanya, declared the result Wednesday night.
According to the result, Daibo polled 5546 votes to beat the All Progressives Congress(APC) candidate, Prince Stanley Emiko who had 2,010 votes and Peoples Democratic (PDP) candidate, Mr Ojere Edeyinbo, who got 182 votes.
Odunsanya stated that a total of 8100 votes were cast in the by-election which took place across the six Wards in the constituency.
More on the results declared are as follows:
Total registered voters – 69537
Accredited voters – 8,186
Valid votes – 7837
Rejected votes – 263
Total votes cast – 8,100
After the victory, Daibo has assured the people of Warri South Constituency I of good representation at the house, promising not to disappoint them.