Kwara state: Gov Ahmed speaks as APC wins governorship election

Kwara State Governor, Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed has reacted as his party, PDP lost the governorship election in the State.

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) announced the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate in Kwara State, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, as the winner of the March 9 elections.

APC polled a total of 331,546, while PDP polled 114,754 votes. Reacting, Gov Ahmed in a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Abdulwahab Oba, congratulated Abdulrahman on his victory.

He said “Abdulrasak’s emergence is a manifestation of Kwarans’ resolve to give democracy a chance and allow another leadership to serve them.”

Ahmed also urge Kwarans to cooperate with the in-coming administration and promised to ensure a seamless transition to enhance smooth take-off of the new government to fast track deliverance of democratic dividends to Kwarans.

He, however, thanked Kwarans and the PDP members for their hard work during the elections and the opportunity given to him to serve his fatherland as Governor.

 

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