Osun Guber: Omisore, PDP To Challenge Aregbesola’s Victory At Election Tribunal

omisore-aregbeThe Osun State chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its governorship candidate in last Saturday’s governorship election, Senator Iyiola Omisore, have rejected the results that produced the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, incumbent Governor Rauf Aregbesola as winner. Consequently, they have declared their readiness to challenge the outcome of the election at the Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal.

The state Chairman of the party, Alhaji Ganiyu Olaoluwa, in a statement issued in Osogbo, the state capital, yesterday, said the PDP would challenge the results announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

He said the party had met and resolved that the results of the election be challenged at the tribunal, adding that the legal team of the party under the leadership of Chief Sunday Ojo-Williams, had met on the development and was already consulting with those that mattered.

Mr. Olaoluwa, who described the election as a robbery of the highest order, said it was marred by irregularities in many parts of the state, especially Osogbo and Ilesa.

“The PDP in Osun State rejects the outcome of last Saturday’s election in its totality and we are ready to contest it until the people’s mandate, which was stolen, is returned”, the state PDP chairman said.

In a related development, Omisore said the outcome of the election did not reflect the wishes of the people of the state, hence his resolve to challenge it at the tribunal.

The PDP candidate, in a statement he personally signed, assured that the wishes of the people would finally come alive, as he would challenge the election results.

He said: “I have resolved to continue to provide leadership until Osun State of our dream is realised. Let it be known that our people will no longer be taken for granted as we have opened the floodgate of democratic challenge which no force on earth can stop”.

4 Comments

  • The morons want to go to court. You can appoint patience jonathan as the trial judge, you will still lose after all the rigging and intimidation of voters. Shame unto you and your moronic president

  • It shame on you yinka or what you call your self 75% out of people of osun state does not want ogbeni again it very clear that aregbesola stole the wish of the people nd it must be return.nd it also disgrace for your own personalty for insulting an elderlly person of yours I mean our president. Is that make any sense you are among of those people that let the white man call us african monkey you what to be throw banabana useless fellow

  • Soon and goodluck,u’re both the idiot…can u imagine we still have animals like you guys in dis country…may God punish your mouth…infact f person check una wella una go get serious mouth odour….
    Omisore can neva be our gov in osun state…he’s a rogue,thief,killer,criminal…
    Now he’s claiming innocenty..lols…no be him go rule us,lailai…anyway niger is a country where injustice,corruption,theft,destructions or betterstill klling occurs…may God deliver us from jonathan and the likes omisore…the state was militarised for his favor,he rigged in ile ife…it was even reported that he rigged somewhere in akarabata line 2,crown fm and all in ife central.infact we heard of all the atrocities pdp committed in olode and its environ…o boy dat guy is a huge disgrace abeg.
    For ur info,osun election was free and fair…idiotsss.
    I congratulated ogbeni,longlive ogbeni toh wa responsible…u will always overcome ur enemies ijn…

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