“The turnout of people during the election clearly showed that the people were anxious to take their destiny in their hands.
“The election was said to be free, fair and transparent across the state, and majority of the electorate came out in jubilation when the result was announced.
“In previous elections, people went on rampage when the results were announced but in this election, the whole state was in jubilation over the announcement.
“It was a reflection of people’s aspirations, and I think the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) should be commended for this election because of the way it conducted the election,” he said.
The LP scribe urged the governor-elect, Mr Ayodele Fayose, to deliver on his promises to the people, saying “politics should be seen beyond election; it should include delivering on the promises to develop the state”.
NAN recalls that Mr Ayodele Fayose of PDP defeated inbumbet Gov Kayode Fayemi of APC, among other candidates that partook in the poll.(NAN).