Desmond Elliot wins re-election in Surulere constituency

Nollywood Actor cum Politician, Desmond Elliot, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has now been re-elected in the Surulere constituency l Lagos State House of Assembly election, despite getting attacked by hoodlums on election day.

In the result announced this morning, he scored 15,357 votes, while Benjamin Olasunkanmi, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) came second with 3,628 votes.

The State Constituency Returning Officer, Dr Bolajoko Dixon-Ogbechi from the University of Lagos, made the declaration at the Surulere Local Government Collation Centre in Lagos.

”Desmond Olusola Elliot of APC having satisfied the requirements of the law and scored the highest number of votes is hereby declared winner and is returned elected” she said.

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