The Labor Party has swept back into Government in the Northern Territory and with 54 per cent of the vote counted is likely to win 18 of the 25 seats and the outgoing CLP only three seats.
Independents could outnumber members of the Country Liberals party in the new parliament.
Northern Terrritory Chief Minister-designate, Michael Gunner says Territorians chose to put their faith in his team while
outgoing Chief Minister Adam Giles blaming disunity in his party for a result which saw the CLP heavily punished.
Residents in the Northern Territory community of Yuendumu are threatening legal action following a survey of 42 houses which found almost 70% of the homes require emergency repairs.
Traditional owners from a Northern Territory community of Timber Creek have been awarded compensation for lost native title rights.