UPDATE: Rochas Okorocha Sworn-In as Senator
The immediate past Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha has just been sworn-in as Senator of Federal Republic of Nigeria.
Okorocha was issued certificate of return by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday evening.
INEC had earlier refused o recognise Okorocha’s victory, alleging that it was secured unlawfully.
Clerk to the Senate, Nelson Ayewoh, conducted the swearing-in after which Okorocha signed necessary documents.
The former governor was not among those that took oath of office on Tuesday when the senate was inaugurated.