FastNews reports that Senator Ademola Adeleke, a candidate for the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), is congratulated by President Muhammadu Buhari on the party’s victory in the gubernatorial election held on Saturday in Osun State.
This was announced in a statement released on Sunday in Abuja by Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President for Media and Publicity.
He said,”With the election over, the President expresses conviction that the people of Osun have expressed their will through the ballot, and the will of the people must always matter and be respected in a democracy.
“President Buhari notes that the successful conduct of the election is a further testimony to the maturity and commitment of all stakeholders – the electoral body, security agencies, political parties, the media, civil society and the electorate- to further strengthen the integrity of the electoral process in the country.
“The President reassures the nation that the commitment of this administration towards having credible elections remains unshaken.”