The All Progressives Congress (APC) has reacted to the court injunction that ousted Ademola Adeleke as governor of Osun State.
After the Tribunal verified that Adeleke was declared winner due to inaccurate vote count, the established Oyetola the winner. INEC was then ordered to strip Adeleke of the Governorship certificate and issue them to the former governor Oyetola instead.
The spokesman for APC, Felix Morka, wrote about the development as a true representation of democracy. The spokesman took made this comment in the APC verified Twitter handle.
An excerpt from his tweet reads:
“The All Progressives Congress (APC) heartily congratulates Governor Adegboyega Oyetola, our Party faithful, and the good people of Osun State on the resounding victory at the Election Tribunal earlier today.
“The Tribunal’s verdict represents victory for democracy and the rule of law. It is a categorical affirmation of the will of the Osun electorate as expressed at the polls.
“The peaceful conduct of the Osun governorship election and effective recourse procedures are eloquent testaments to our Party’s commitment to bequeathing a legacy of credible elections and independent and fair dispensation of electoral justice.
“The Tribunal’s findings and verdict on the pivotal question of over-voting yet again underscores the massive significance of the programme of electoral reform, and new and efficient technologies implemented by the APC administration of President Muhammadu Buhari.
“Again, congratulations to the triumphant people of Osun State.”