The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has published on its official website the names of candidates who were elected into the Nigeria Senate on the 23rd of February 2019.
About 109 senators were elected by Nigerians to be part of the 9th Nigerian senate to carry out legislative duties for their interest.
The APC accounted for 62 senators elected, while the PDP accounted for 37 the YPP gained one seat in the upper chamber.
Station Magazine understand that so far, only six women are among the members of the ninth Senate. These women include three new senators (Aisha Dahiru, Adamawa Central; Akon Eyakenyi, Akwa Ibom South; and Uche Ekwunife, Anambra Central) and three returning lawmakers; Oluremi Tinubu of Lagos West, Rose Oko of Cross River North and Stella Oduah of Anambra North.