Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has charged his counterpart in Edo State, Governor Godwin Obaseki to be magnanimous and sleek in victory.
Okowa gave the cost when Gov. Obaseki led a crew on a “Thank You” go to to Okowa in Asaba.
In a press release issued on Wednesday by the media unit of the Delta Authorities Home, Okowa congratulated Obaseki for the victory recorded within the election and urged him ‘to not enable the lions and the tigers to torment the individuals once more’.
Okowa expressed appreciation to God for the victory, saying that he was impressed to assist Obaseki due to his humility and the truth that he was being oppressed.
“I wish to congratulate you as soon as once more, and I really feel very excited that you simply gained the election.
“I imagine God did this in your life as a result of you could have confirmed to be a really humble man and individuals who boast an excessive amount of don’t often finish properly.
“I urge you to indicate numerous magnanimity and charm, however don’t enable the lions and the tigers to torment the individuals once more.
“Could God provide the enabling grace to fulfil all of your marketing campaign guarantees.
“Your persons are anticipating so much from you due to their enormous assist, and I pray that God assists you with extra funds to supply for the wants of the individuals.
“I thank all our get together members and the Edo individuals for his or her resilience in making certain your re-election.
“Now that we’re all in the identical political get together, it makes it simpler for us to narrate with ourselves on this area,” he mentioned.
DAILY POST stories that the Impartial Nationwide Electoral Fee, INEC, had on September 20 declared Obaseki winner of the Saturday’s governorship election in Edo State.
Obaseki who’s the PDP’s governorship candidate, defeated his closest rival, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) with a complete of 307,955.
Ize-Iyamu, nevertheless, polled a complete of 223,619.