The Executive Governor of Ekiti state, Ayo Fayose has congratulated Muhammadu Buhari, describing the outcome as the will of God.
“The election result is the will of God and Nigerians , and all lovers of peace, progress and development of Nigeria must accept it”.
He also said,
“To me, Nigerians and democracy won.” … “I salute Nigerians, especially the great people of Ekiti state. I salute President Jonathan for laying the most solid foundation for democracy in Nigeria. And I salute Major General Buhari for being a resilience and dogged fighter. I urge Nigerians, irrespective of their ethnic, religious and political affiliation to respect the outcome of the election in the interest of peace, progress and development of the country. Nigeria as a country is greater than any individual or group and it is my plea that no one should do anything to rock the boat of peace in the country.”