BY AMOS DUNIA, ABUJA – The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday congratulated it’s candidate, Gboyega Oyetola on his victory in the Osun State Governorship re-run elections.
The ruling Party in a statement by its Acting National Publicity Secretary, Yekini Nabena, however admitted that it was truly a tough contest and a hard-fought win.
Nabena said: “We also hail the Osun electorate for bravely defending their votes despite the spirited attempts by the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to rig and disrupt the election.
“Our immense appreciation also goes out the Kano State Governor, H.E. Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje who headed the Party’s dedicated and selfless 63-member campaign committee for the Osun Governorship election.”
The party spokesman said the Osun Governorship victory is another morale boosting victory in the lead up to the 2019 general elections and solid attestation of the people’s support for the Change Agenda of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led APC Change administration.
The APC assured the Osun electorate that it will continue to work in their interest through responsive and people-centred governance.