Mercy johnson’s husband, Prince Odi Okojie has been declared the winner of the Esan North East/South East Federal Constituency election in Edo State.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced that Okojie emerged winner with total votes of 21,764 to defeat the PDP, which scored 10,007, while LP scored 11,528.
Dr Victor Imade, the Returning Officer from the University of Jos made the declaration at the Esan North Local Government Collation Centre in Edo.
In a video shared on his Instagram page, Prince Okojie, who said he is happy for the victory, thanked his party members and followers for their support.
Meanwhile, Mercy Johnson has reacted to the tragic death of a 12-year-old student of Chrisland International School Lagos.
The young girl, Whitney Adeniran, died on February 9, during the school’s inter-house sports event at Agege Stadium.
The school’s authorities alleged that the girl slumped and died, but her parents have accused the management of cover up.