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McGuinness: Sinn Fein having 'good election'

Northern Ireland's Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness has said that his party, Sinn Fein, is having a "good election".

At 17:40 BST the party had won 12 seats in the new councils.

Mr McGuinness was speaking in Magherafelt where the new Mid Ulster council count is being held.