Abuja - The Senate on Tuesday swore-in the only All Progressives Congress (APC) Senator in the South-East zone, Hon. Ben Uwajumogu, representing Okigwe (Imo North) senatorial district of Imo State.
Uwajumogu was declared winner of the July rerun election by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) having defeated his closest challenger, Athan Achonu of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), whose election was nullified on the ground of logo omission on the ballot papers.
There have been insinuations that his emergence at the poll was targeted at dislodging the Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu
He has, however, described the insinuation as mere wishful thinking, reports News 24
He wondered how such feet can be achieved.
He stated that even if a change is been contemplated majority of the senators who will affect the change are at the moment loyal to the Deputy Senate President.
- News 24