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Ekweremadu retains Deputy Senate President seat

2015-06-09 15:03

Abuja - Immediate past Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu has retained his seat.

Ekweremadu, who is a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) defeated Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume of All Progressives Congress (APC) in an election conducted on the floor of House on Tuesday.

Also read: BREAKING: Saraki emerges new Senate President

He polled 54 votes as against Ndume’s 20 votes.

Former Senate President, David Mark was also elected as the Senate Leader.

Read more on: apc  |  pdp  |  ike ekweremadu  |  abuja  |  senate presidency

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