Martina Anderson could be Northern Ireland’s next MEP

Foyle MLA Martina Anderson may be on the way to Europe.

She was selected at a convention in Derry last night to go forward to replace Barbara De Bruin as one of Northern Ireland's three MEPs.

She must now be ratified at a Northern Ireland convention, for which she is, so far, the only nominee.

A short time ago, Martina Anderson told Highland Radio News she is taking nothing for granted........

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Sinn Fein in Donegal are keeping a close eye on the situation, and hoping Martina Anderson will be selected .

Donegal North East TD Padraig Mac Lochlainn says having her in Europe would be good for this county..........

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