Senator Ademola Adeleke has reacted to the tribunal’s judgement on the Osun State Governorship Election.
He was today pronounced winner of governorship poll, after the September 27 rerun election in the state was declared illegal by the tribunal.
The three-man panel of the Tribunal gave the judgment, following the petition filed by Adeleke, against the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its candidate, Gboyega Oyetola.
To God be the glory. pic.twitter.com/z6uTLskyWm
— Sen. Ademola Adeleke (@IsiakaAdeleke1) March 22, 2019
Adeleke on his twitter handle said “ToGod be the glory,”
The Tribunal also ruled that PDP and Adeleke proved that it was the state Returning Officer who cancelled the results in 7 Polling Units, adding that the petitioners also proved that the Returning Officer has no power to cancel election results of a polling unit.
The Tribunal deducted 2,029 votes from APC scores and 1,246 votes from PDP votes in 17 polling units where there was non-compliance.
Adeleke further dedicated his victory to people of the state