Sinn Fein's Francie Molloy wins Mid Ulster by-election

Francie Molloy has won the Mid Ulster by-election to fill the seat vacated by Martin McGuinness at Westminster.

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Proud and humbled to win this victory for the people of Mid Ulster. Thinking of all those who have struggled to make days like this possible

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Official result not in but we've won. Thanks to all who has voted for me and helped with the campaign. We'll build on our record of results.

Stormont's deputy First Minister resigned from the Westminster role in December.

Read: Martin McGuinness resigns as MP to concentrate on Stormont politics

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Sinn Fein by-election victory

Francie Molloy has won the Mid Ulster by-election to fill the seat vacated by Martin McGuinness at Westminster. He won 49% of the vote, a reduced majority.