The party took to the micro-blogging site, Twitter to react after Omo-Ovie Agege was declared the winner of the election which took place on Tuesday in the Senate chambers of the National Assembly.
#NASSElection: Deputy Senate President of the 9th National Assembly is Ovie Omo-Agege of the APC. DSP Omo-Agege won with 68 out of 107 votes to defeat Senator Ike Ekweremadu of the PDP#NassElection #9thAssembly pic.twitter.com/9oZ44zR39J
— APC Nigeria (@APCNigeria) June 11, 2019
Recall that as previously reported by Naija News, Omo-Agege defeated his only challenger and predecessor, Senator Ike Ekweremadu of the PDP to emerge the new Deputy Senate President.