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Central and Western District Council By-election 2017

Ma Ngok predicts victory for the Liberal Party in the Peak, chance for Democrats...

Pro-establishment candidate Jeremy Young is favourite to win in the Peak while the Democratic Party's Bonnie Lau has everything to play for in Tung Wah. That's according to political scientist Ma Ngok in his analysis of Sunday's by-election for the Central and Western District Council.

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