Oyo APC Governorship Candidate, Folarin Congratulates Makinde
The All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Oyo State, Teslim Folarin has congratulated the state governor and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Seyi Makinde on his re-election in the Saturday election.
Recall that Makinde polled 563,756 votes to defeat Folarin who scored 256,685 votes.
Folarin in a statement he personally signed on Monday also appreciated the leadership of the APC and voters for their support during the electoral process.
The statement reads, “In line with the official pronouncement of the Independent National Electoral Commission, I hereby congratulate Seyi Makinde.
“I would like to express my sincere appreciation to the Oyo State electorate for their support for all APC candidates on the February 25th and March 18th elections respectively. May God bless you all.
“To whom much is given, much is expected. It is on this note that I am offering my solemn gratitude to leaders and members of our great party, APC, the coalition parties, candidates of other political parties that worked for us, volunteers, the press as well as individuals that contributed to the Itesiwaju Ipinle Oyo 2023 project.
“Furthermore, I give kudos to members of the 2023 Oyo state APC Presidential and Governorship Campaign Council for the best-ever issue-based campaigns. Thank you for your absolute loyalty, dedication and commitment to the struggle.”