The Independent National Electoral Commission ( INEC) presented the certificate of return to governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano for his victory in the November 18 gubernatorial election in the state.
The certificate was handed over to him by the INEC National Commissioner in charge of legal services, Mrs May Agbamuche, who represented the National Chairman of the Commission, Prof Mahmood Yakubu .
Speaking, Obiano thanked those who made the election a success, especially President Muhammadu Buhari, who he said did not interfere in the electoral processes.
He assured the people of the state that he would not fail in the confidence reposed in him.
He said, “This is the moment; I’m very happy to be here with my deputy, Dr Nkem Okeke to pick our certificates of return to run the affairs of the state for the next four years “
“I thank God for the miracle of 21 over 21, and I sincerely thank our president, Muhammadu Buhari for allowing a free and fair election “
“I want to assure that APGA will be a formidable force in the political space in Nigeria from now on.
“We are going to make sure that Anambra continues to shine, I and my deputy are not going to fail the people of Anambra; we are going to work harder in making sure that our victory would not be in vain”.
The certificate was presented to him at the INEC secretariat in Akwa, the state capital.
Source: ( Punch Newspaper)