Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has congratulated his Osun
State counterpart, Gboyega Oyetola, over Friday’s Supreme Court ruling
that validated his election as governor.
Fayemi described the
apex court ruling as an affirmation of the people’s will as expressed
through their votes in the 2018 governorship election in the state.
governor, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Yinka Oyebode,
said, “It is a great day for democracy. The highest court in the country
has finally settled the controversies surrounding the Osun governorship
election and affirmed Governor Oyetola as the true winner of the
“Hearty congratulations to my brother Governor, Oyetola. A
bigger congratulation to the people of Osun State, who are the real
winners in the context,” the governor stated, adding that Oyetola would
take Osun State to the next level of development and prosperity.
Also, the APC in the South West on Friday congratulated Oyetola on his victory, saying it called for great celebration.
APC, in a statement, signed by the Zonal Publicity Secretary, Karounwi
Oladapo, expressed confidence that Oyetola would certainly accelerate
the pace of development in Osun, now that there would be no more