In compliance with Section 72(1) Electoral Act 2022 as Amended, on this day, INEC today issued a legal instrument to the winner of the Senatorial Election conducted on 25th February 2023 for Rivers southeast Senatorial District, wherein called Certificate of Return to Most Distinguish Senator, Dr.Chief Barinada Mpigi as the Senator-Elect.
Senator Barry Mpigi Ph.D. was accompanied by some of his Constituents, Engr Barr. Gideon Deemor Ph.D., Dr.Igwe and Hon.Korne Ngbor.
His Excellency, Senator Godswill Obot Akpabio who was democratically elected by the people of Akwa Ibom North-West Senatorial District was also issued his Certificate of Return.
Others who received their certificate of return from Rivers include Her Excellency Dr. Mrs.Ipalibo Banigo the current Deputy Governor of the state and Chief Allwell Onyeso.