Lawal Hails Oyebanji Over Election Victory In Ekiti
Senate President, Dr. Ahmad Lawan, has sent congratulatory message to the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Biodun Oyebanji, on his resounding victory in the Ekiti State governorship election, which was held on Saturday.
The Senate President, in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media, Ola Awoniyi, said the outcome of the election further demonstrates the trust and confidence of Nigerians across the country in the APC.
He said the smooth conduct of the election is an indication of what to expect in next year’s general elections as democracy continues to grow firm roots in Nigeria under the APC Federal Government led by President Muhammadu Buhari.
The Senate President commended the Independent Electoral Commission, INEC for delivering a poll that has been widely adjudged as free, fair, transparent and hitch-free.