The Senatorial tickets for the People’s Democratic Party, PDP of Delta South North, and Central Senatorial Districts have been won by Michael Diden alias Ejele, Ned Nwoko, and Ighoyota Amori at the party’s senatorial primaries held in the state on Monday.
The Delta South Senatorial seat was reportedly contested by five aspirants, but Ejele came out victorious after he beat others with a landmark victory of 176 votes, while others shared the remaining 90 votes.
It was learnt that Ejele was the immediate past chairman of Delta State Oil producing Areas Development Commission, DESOPADEC.
In same vein, Ned Nwoko also edged his opponent with an unimaginable margin of 240 votes. His opponent, Paul Osaji scored 66 votes.
In another news, Chief Ighoyota Amori won the Delta Central Senatorial ticket with 143 votes, and his closest rival, John Nani garnered 123.
They are now the PDP senatorial flagbearers of Delta North, South, and Central to contest with other parties’ candidates in the 2023 general elections.