ADELEKE VS OYETOLA
After aregbesola handed over to oyetola since 2018, the people’s Democratic Party PDP has challenged the emergence of oyetola as the winner of the poll.
Recall that the people democratic party’s candidate Isiaka Adeleke has majority votes but was declared inconclusive by the independence electoral commission INEC. The All progressive party APC emerged victorious after a rerun. The Pdp challenged this outcome claiming that her candidate has won the election without any need for a rerun.
Many citizens of the Nation frowned at the decision of Inec claiming that similar situation occurred in kogi state but the election was declared conclusive.
The people democratic party PDP has challenged the outcome of the election and won at the tribunal. The tribunal declared the pdp candidate winner of the osun state 2018 governorship election which led to jubilation in osun state giving oyetola a quit notice from office.
The all progressive congress APC took off to the court of appeal for a redress. After series of sessions in court, the court of appeal ruled in favour of the candiadate of APC, Oyetola.
The case finally moved to the apex court for final judgment as both parties claims victory to the 2018 polls. The long awaited judgment was due for today Friday 5th july 2019.
Yesterday during a session in Abuja, the acting CJN Tanko Muhammad mentioned that investigations an decisions have been concluded and a judgment is set for today.
The people democracy party candidate, isiaka adeleke stated that he was positive that the results will be in his favour. He asked family, friends, and all citizens of the state to pray for his victory at the court.
There were no reactions from the All progressive party’s candidate as regards his expectations from the court. It was only noticed that the governor has not been active in his duties in he state. Most offices are vacant, ministers are not appointed and so on.
Many reactions from individual ranging from assumptions that the governor didn’t make appointment because he knows he didn’t win or because he isn’t sure of victory from the apex court.
Early today, all concerned individuals from both parties all headed for the supreme court to get the final verdicts from the country’s apex court. At the pakurumo supreme court, Adeleke was defeated as his opponent Oyetola was declared the winner of the election.
Celebrations began immediately victory was announced. Members of the APC and families of the governor stormed the streets celebrating and jubilating. Some of the people celebrating also went about mocking the opponents.
In a tweet, the united kingdom branch of the APC tweeted a congratulatory message senator Ademola Adeleke as the new governor of osun state.
Davido, the nephew of the pdp candidate also receive a tweet “congrats, @iam_davido. The tweet also featured a video of the senator dancing to his nephew’s music.
Fellow governors, senators and all members of the APC have sent in their congratulatory messages to the governor of osun state.
The candidate of the pdp has issued a statement wishing the governor all the best. He said our ambition was altruistic therefore we wish governor oyetola well.