The governor-elect of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, on Sunday dedicated his victory to the people of the state.
Fayose, while speaking to NAN in Ado-Ekiti said that his victory reflected the wishes of the people of the state. He described the election that produced him as free, fair and credible.
The governor-elect, who spoke through his Chief Press Officer, Idowu Adelusi promised to improve the living standard of the people by providing job opportunities and making education affordable.
The Chief Press Secretary to Governor Kayode Fayemi, Mr Yinka Oyebode, however, told NAN that his boss would react to the outcome of the election at the appropriate time.
However, in a statement released on social media on Sunday morning by the Senior Special Assistant to Fayemi on Corporate Communications, Mr Akin Rotimi, the governor congratulated the governor-elect, saying the Ekiti people have made their choice.
“I have just spoken with my brother, Mr Peter Ayodele Fayose, congratulating him on his victory. Ina few hours from now, I would be meeting the Governor-elect to discuss the future of our dear state and how we would work together to institute a smooth transition programme.”