The Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Lokoja, Kogi state capital, has declared the senatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Natasha Akpoti-Uduaghan, as the winner of the February 25 Kogi Central Senatorial election.
The tribunal Chairman, Justice K.A. Orjiakoin in his ruling on Wednesday said Uduaghan scored
54,064 votes to defeat his closest rival from the All Progressive Congress, Sadiku-Ohere who polled 51,291 votes.
He urged Ohere to pay Akpoti-Uduaghan N500,000 for the cost of the petition.