The Governor-elect of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde has congratulated Ademola Adeleke over his victory at the Osun State Election Tribunal.
Concise News understands that the Tribunal, sitting in Abuja, said the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Gboyega Oyetola, was not validly returned by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
Reacting to the development, Makinde who won on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) described it as a victory for democracy.
“Congratulations, Senator Nurudeen Ademola Adeleke, the Governor-elect of Osun State. Congratulations to the people of Osun State. This is a victory for democracy,” he wrote on Instagram.