APC Finally Congratulates Obaseki on His Victory During the Gubernatorial Elections
The All Progressives Congress has finally congratulated Obaseki on his victory during the just-concluded Edo State Gubernatorial elections.
This was conveyed in a statement signed by the Chairman of the Caretaker Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Governor Mai Mala Buni of Edo State.
The statement reads thus, “As a party, we join our leader, President Muhammadu Buhari GCFR, to affirm our ‘commitment to free and fair elections’ in order to strengthen ‘the foundation for our political and moral authority’.
“We commend INEC, our security agencies and all political parties that contested the election for the successful conduct of the election. As a governing party, we will take every step necessary to support the Federal Government to consolidate all the gains achieved.”
Governor Mai Mala Buni also urged the APC Gubernatorial candidate, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu and other members of the All Progressives Congress, Edo State Chapter to accept the results of the election and congratulate the re-elected governor.
“Let us unite to move our democracy for forward. We must put an end to the era when electoral contest become warfare.We urge our candidate and all our members to join us in congratulating Mr Godwin Obaseki and the PDP, being the declared winner of the election,” he added.
After the conclusion of the votes collation and counting on Sunday, September 20, Governor Godwin Obaseki was declared the winner of the Edo State Gubernatorial Elections.