Nigerian Born Democrat, Owolewa Wins U.S. Rep Seat

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Oye Owolewa, a Nigerian-born Democrat, will be elected as a shadow United States Representative for the District of Columbia.

This development was made public by ABC 7 News on their Twitter account on Wednesday.

The tweet reads, “Democrat Oye Owolewa will be elected as a shadow U.S. Representative out of the District of Columbia.”

The results show that Owolewa scored 164,026 votes representing 82.84 per cent of total votes cast.