SPEAKER of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has congratulated Rotimi Akeredolu on his victory as governor of Ondo State. In a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Public Affairs, Mr. Turaki Hassan, Dogara maintained that the victory of the
All Progressives Congress, APC, in the election shows that the party is still loved by Nigerians. The speaker said the victory of Barrister Akeredolu and the APC in Ondo State is a clear indication of the popularity of our political party. “I would like to congratulate my learned colleague on his victory at the poll and also commend our great party, the All Progressives Congress,
for a thorough and successful campaign”, Dogara stated. The speaker urged all stakeholders to come together and ensure that the incoming APC government in Ondo delivers on the mandate given by the people in line with the party’s manifesto. He stressed they must take the victory in Ondo seriously since the people has placed enormous trust in
them, assuring that they will deliver on policies that will improve their standard of living. While commending the people for keeping the election process peaceful and coming out to perform their civic duty, the speaker also praised the Independent National Electoral Commission and security agencies for ensuring a hitch-free exercise.