Abuja - Senate President, David Mark on Sunday secured the ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to return to the Senator for a fifth time, reports ThisDay.
Mark emerged for Benue South Senatorial District as his main challenger for the post, Mike Onoja had stepped down for him.
Other senators who won include Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu, Senators Joshua Dariye, Enyinnaya Abaribe, James Manager, Zaynab Kure, Smart Adeyemi and Emmanuel Paulker.
However, Senate Leader, Victor Ndoma-Egba, who is seeking to return to the Senate for the fourth consecutive time to represent Cross River Central, topped the list of senators who lost out in their return bids to the upper chamber.
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In this category are Senators Uche Chukwumerije (Abia), Nenadi Usman (Kaduna South), Odion Ugbesia (Edo) and Margery Okadigbo (Anambra North.)
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