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Saturday 28 January 2023 Dublin: 4°C

# Assembly Elections

Last year
# Stormont
Voters in the North set to return to the polls for second time in seven months
A deadline for forming a new powersharing executive has lapsed, with an election due in December.
Emma DeSouza: Running in the Assembly elections was an education - Northern Ireland is changing
Emma DeSouza ran in the recent Stormont elections – she didn’t win but she shares her thoughts on it all.
# Assembly
NI politician Jim Wells resigns from DUP after 46 years
The former NI health minister told the BBC Nolan Show that he could not support the DUP’s Assembly candidate in South Down.
# Assembly Elections
People are not waking up thinking about Irish unity, says Sinn Féin's Michelle O’Neill
The Sinn Fein Stormont leader said the day would come when people voted on reunification but she said her present focus was the cost-of-living crisis.
All time
# Assembly election
Northern Ireland: All 108 seats filled as election count finishes
The Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) still hold the most seats, having finished the day on 38.
# Northern Ireland
Adams asks UUP leader to withdraw SF 'scum' remark
Tom Elliott infuriated Sinn Féin volunteers by calling them ‘scum’ at an election count on Saturday afternoon.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Friday
In today’s fix: Greece considers euro pull out; public sector workers in decline; a recession warning from Doctor Doom; Enda and Muhammad; the price of gas and electricity may rise; Eamon Ryan and a helicopter; and the calmest man ever?
SDLP election candidate injured after rock attack on car
Dolores Kelly is injured after two rocks are thrown through her windscreen – the day after two canvassers are attacked.A