Magnus Ngei Abe has been returned as the Senator Elect of Rivers South East Senatorial District from the election held on Saturday December 10, 2016.
Announcing the results, the INEC returning officer for the Rivers South East Senatorial District election, Prof. Onuekwusi Gideon Chinedum, said Magnus Abe (APC) polled a total of 125,938 votes while, Olaka Nwogu (PDP) scored 25,394 votes.
Also, he stated that Kingsley Onyekwere (LP) scored 549, Comrade Oke Brown, (NNPP), 46 and Brown Elfreda (UDP), 99 votes respectively.
Prof. Chinedum said;" Magnus Abe of the APC having certified the requirement of the law and scored the highest number of votes is hereby declared the winner and is returned elected”.
PARRY SAROH BENSON
Spokesperson to Senator Magnus Abe
December 10, 2016