US Election: Nigerian-American, Esther Agbaje, Wins Legislative Seat

A Nigerian-American, Esther Agbaje, was on Wednesday declared as the winner of the Minnesota House of Representatives seat in the 2020 United States election. Agbaje defeated her closest rival, Alan Shilepsky with wide margin. She scored a total of 17,396 votes, which represents 74.6 per cent of the total votes cast. Shilepsky, a nominee for […]

A Nigerian-American, Esther Agbaje, was on Wednesday declared as the winner of the Minnesota House of Representatives seat in the 2020 United States election.

Agbaje defeated her closest rival, Alan Shilepsky with wide margin.

She scored a total of 17,396 votes, which represents 74.6 per cent of the total votes cast.

Shilepsky, a nominee for the Republican Party, scored 4,128 votes, representing 17.7 per cent of the total votes cast.