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2019 Election: Ajimobi Congratulates PDP Candidate, Kola Balogun

Ajimobi Congratulates PDP Candidate, Kola Balogun

Funsho Akinwale

Governor Abiola Ajmobi of Oyo State has sent a congratulatory message to PDP candidate, Hon. Kola Balogun, winner of Oyo South Senatorial District.

Ajimobi, in his statement released to the media on Monday, expressed satisfaction with the peaceful election which held last Saturday across the country.

He also appreciated the massive turnout of people towards choosing their preferred leader.

The governor said, “I hereby accept the result as announced.

“Although there were a number of grievous infractions and established electoral malpractices.

“I have decided to let go in the interest of peace. I therefore congratulate the declared winner, Hon Kola Balogun.”

Ajimobi also congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari, adding that the result released so far nationwide has indicated that the president is coasting home to victory.

Kola Balogun of PDP polled 105, 720 votes to win Governor Ajimobi, who had 92,218 votes.