– The APC and AAC candidates have congratulated Engr. Seyi Makinde of the PDP for his victory in the 2019 Governorship polls in Oyo State
– APC candidate, Adebayo Adelabu however, made it known that his party is still studying the incidents that happened during the election to know the next step to follow
According a latest report, the candidate of the All Progressive Congress APC, Adebayo Adelabu and the Candidate of the African Action Congress AAC, Akinwale Laosun have congratulated Engr. Seyi Makinde of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, who was declared the winner of the Oyo State 2019 Governorship Election by INEC.
The Candidates of the APC and AAC in their separate statement released thank the People of Oyo State for the support during the election and also congratulated them.
However, while Akinwale Laosun accepted the result released by the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC, the APC candidate Adebayo Adelabu disclosed that his party is still studying the incidents that took place during the election before it knows the next step to follow.
Akinwale Laosun in his statement also advised Engr. Seyi Makinde to work on the development of the state and not plunge it into further debts.
Below is an extract from the statement released by Adebayo Adelabu, it read, “No life is worth being lost for any reason, I sincerely sympathize with the families of the bereaved, May their souls rest in Peace.
“While my party is studying the incidents of violence and various reported cases of electoral malpractices to determine further course of action if necessary, I congratulate Seyi Makinde of PDP.”
Engr. Seyi Makinde of the PDP will be sworn in on the 29th of May to take over from the incumbent Governor, Ajimobi, who is a member of the APC.