The proposal has passed with support from the DUP, Sinn Féin and the SDLPRead more
TUV (Traditional Unionist Voice)
Jim Allister, TUV leader, says outperforming the UUP is "very significant".
He says that, of course, he wanted to be elected.
"Don't pick on me for a falling vote, when it looks like I was the runner up [for unionism] in this," he says.