September 12, (THEWILL) – The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ovuakpoye Evivie, has won the Delta State House of Assembly bye-election in Isoko South Constituency I.
The INEC Returning Officer, Professor Christopher Onosemuode, who declared Evivie the winner of the election, said the PDP candidate polled 6,907 votes to beat his closest contender, Ogaga Ifowodo of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who polled 1,301 votes, while the candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Emumena Micheal, polled 1,291 votes.
The Isoko South Local Government Area Constituency I bye-election for the Delta State House of Assembly held on Saturday, September 11, 2021.
The seat became vacant following the death of Hon. Kenneth Ogba in June this year.