Newly-elected senator for Osun-West Senatorial District, Ademola Adeleke (PDP-Osun), on Wednesday took oath office to replace the late Isiaka Adeleke who died on April 23.
The oath was administered on him by the Clerk of the Senate, Mr Nelson Ayewoh, during plenary.
Adeleke won the senatorial bye-election held on Saturday, defeating his closest opponent, Mudashiru Hussein of the All Progressives People’s Congress (APC).
The new senator is a younger brother to the deceased Isiaka Adeleke.
With his inauguration, PDP now has 43 lawmakers while the APC has 65 lawmakers.