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Fani-Kayode, Atiku Speak On PDP’s Adeleke Tribunal Victory

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Former Minister of Aviation Femi Fani-Kayode has congratulated Senator Ademola Adeleke on his victory at the Osun Governorship election tribunal.

In a post on his Twitter page, the chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said he was overjoyed and overwhelmed by the victory of his party in the state.

He wrote: “Congratulations to Governor-elect Demola Adeleke and the Osun state PDP on a great victory at the election tribunal.

“We have done it! My state, Osun state has finally gone PDP.

“I am overjoyed and overwhelmed. Praise the Lord! To him alone be the glory!”

Also speaking, the presidential candidate of the PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, described the judiciary as the last hope of the common man.

He also congratulated Senate Adeleke on his victory.

“Truly, the judiciary is the last hope of the common man and the defender of our democracy.

“Congratulations Sen. Ademola Adeleke,” Atiku wrote on Twitter.

Naija News had reported that the Osun State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal in Abuja had stated the All Progressives Congress and its candidate, Gboyega Oyetola, were not validly returned

It also declared the rerun Osun governorship election on September 27, 2018 in seven polling units was illegal.

The tribunal ruled that the exercise was borne out of an illegal cancellation of results in the polling units during the September 22, 2018 original poll.


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Ogbolu George is a graduate of Mass Communication from the University of Benin. He loves politics, is a movie addict and a die-hard Arsenal fan. George is a Senior Content Creator at Naija News.




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Last Modified: 16 July, 2019 at 9:45 am