Mr Naheem Adams has emerged as the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the September 30 Lagos House of Assembly bye-election for Eti-Osa constituency.
The election is to fill the vacant seat following the death Mr Kazeem Alimi on July 18.
Party’s Assistant Publicity Secretary, Mr Abiodun Salami, disclosed on Tuesday that Adams emerged at the party’s primary on Monday.
He said the candidate polled a total of 294 votes to defeat five other candidates at the primary.
According to Salami, the primary which outcome was accepted by all aspirants, was peaceful.
He said 384 persons were accredited for the primary, while 370 votes were cast with only 14 votes voided.