Rt. Hon. Orkev Jev, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Benue North West Senatorial District Senatorial candidate, on Saturday defeated the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Senator George Akume, at the Government House, Art Theater Polling Unit 011, Clerk’s ward, Makurdi.
Results for the senatorial elections at the polling unit shows that Jev got 140 votes to beat Senator Akume who got 115 votes.
Also, the PDP House of Representatives candidate in the elections, Benjamin Mzondu beat, the candidate of the APC, Terhide Utaan, as he got 119 votes, against Utaan who had 109 votes.