Nigerian-British politician Chi Onwurah has emmerged as winner in the on going UK elections.
Labour’s candidate Onwurah won 24,071 votes, comfortably beating the Tory candidate Steve Kyte who had 9,134 votes.
Nick Cott, the Liberal Democrat candidate, secured 1,812 votes and David Muat, the Ukip candidate, won 1,482 votes. The Green candidate Peter Thomson won 595 votes.
Newcastle Central declared at 11pm, just an hour after polling stations closed.