INEC has announced Rochas Okorocha as the winner of the Imo west senatorial district election.
The Returning officer, Francis Ibeawuchi, who announced the results at the collation center in Orlu Local Government Area, declared Okorocha the senator elect of the district.
Okorocha of the All Progressives Congress polled a total of 97,762 votes to defeat his two major contenders. His major oppponent of the peoples democratic Party Jones Oonyereri scored 63,117 votes to come second while Candidate of APGA senator Osita Izunaso came third with 30,923 votes. Okorochas has become a two term serving governor of the state under the ruling APC.