The All Progressives Congress (APC) has congratulated the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Godwin Obaseki on his re-election as the Governor of Edo State.
The Chairman of the APC national caretaker committee, Mai Mala Buni made this remark in a statement released on Monday.
He stated that the peaceful electoral process and its outcome represents a victory for Nigeria’s democracy.
The Yobe State Governor further stated that the party and President Muhammadu Buhari is committed to free and fair elections to strengthen the foundation of the country’s political and moral authority.
Buni commended the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), security agencies, and all political parties that contested the election for the successful conduct of the election.
He also commended the party’s flagbearer Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu for his tenacity and leadership during the poll.
He also appreciated the efforts of the immediate past National Chairman of the party, Adams Oshiomhole, and other members for demonstrating unwavering support for the party and its candidate in the election.
He added that it is time to unite to move the country’s democracy forward and put an end to the era when the electoral contest becomes warfare.