PDP Senator-elect, Hon. Mrs. Betty Okagua Apiafi becomes the first Rivers State female Senator.
In the results announced yesterday, 2nd, April 2019 by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Honourable Apiafi was declared winner of the Rivers West Senatorial district, emerging winner under the umbrella of the PDP with 159,215 votes.
She goes to the Senate House after previously serving in the House of Representatives.
In a time when more women are getting involved in the political process in Rivers State, PDP shows it’s commitment in delivering Women into important political positions.
This is a victory for Women entirely.