Saturday 16 December 2017

Northern Ireland Assembly election results - Majority of seats filled with Sinn Fein and DUP ahead

Follow our live blog below for updates - reporters, commentators and count staff bring you live coverage of every twist and turn in today's count

DUP party chairman Lord Morrow (right) with DUP leader Arlene Foster at Omagh count centre as he failed to be re-elected in Northern Ireland's Assembly election. Photo: Brian Lawless/PA Wire
DUP party chairman Lord Morrow (right) with DUP leader Arlene Foster at Omagh count centre as he failed to be re-elected in Northern Ireland's Assembly election. Photo: Brian Lawless/PA Wire
Sinn Fein Deputy President Mary Lou McDonald TD (left) rises the hand of Sinn Fein Leader in the North Michelle O'Neill as she arrives at the Titanic Exhibition Centre, Belfast for the 2017 Northern Ireland Assembly election count. Photo: Liam McBurney/PA Wire
Michelle O'Neill, leader of Sinn Fein in Northern Ireland, celebrates winning her seat at the Seven Towers Leisure Centre, Ballymena, in Northern Ireland's Assembly election. Photo: Niall Carson/PA Wire
Arlene Foster, Leader of the Democratic Unionist Party, arrives at the Omagh count centre as counting in Northern Ireland's Assembly election is underway. Photo: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Counting is underway across Northern Ireland in one of the most unpredictable results since the Good Friday Agreement.

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