Edo Elections: Buhari sends congratulatory message to Obaseki
Following the official declaration of Governor Godwin Obaseki as the governor-elect of Edo State, President Muhammadu Buhari, has on Sunday, congratulated Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, on his victory at the poolls.
The incumbent Governor ran on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP), defeated Osagie Ize-Iyamu of Buhari’s All Progressives Congress (APC) at the poll.
The President made this disclosure via a statement issued by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu. In statement, the President expressed his delight at the transparency of the process that led to the declaration of Obaseki as winner.
In the statement titled “President Buhari commends election process in Edo State reiterates commitment to free and fair elections,” Shehu quoted Buhari as reiterating his commitment to credible elections.