Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki on Tuesday mentioned President Muhammadu Buhari must be remembered as the daddy of democracy in Nigeria.
“It is because the president had a alternative to make sure and demand that his occasion wins within the state however he rose above partisan politics and insisted the appropriate be achieved,” he mentioned.
Obaseki mentioned this after receiving his certificates of return.
He additionally prolonged a hand of fellowship to Osagie Ize-Iyamu, and different colleagues within the APC to maneuver Edo ahead.
Obaseki additionally recommended the Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee, INEC’s Nationwide Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, for his steadfastness and withstanding stress throughout Saturday’s election.
“Regardless of all of the criticisms, the power of INEC to view outcomes because the counting was happening in polling items is one innovation we urge INEC to keep up and enhance on.
“This has launched a distinct ingredient of transparency in the best way we conduct elections in Nigeria.
Obaseki additionally hailed His Royal Majesty, Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II, for his fatherly function, for the prayers for peace, and for being that image all of us look as much as.