Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has said that despite the reported inadequacies that attended final Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections in Kwara State, he’s wishing the candidates who emerged from the election the very best of luck.
Dr. Saraki in a statement signed by his Special Adviser (Media and Publicity), Yusuph Olaniyonu said that whereas the election was typically peaceable there have been inadequacies like the cardboard readers not utilized in over 70 p.c of the polling models whereas there was additionally multiple-voting, over-voting and different discrepancies that have been reported by brokers of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) throughout the state.
He added that the state chapter of his get together will take a place on the precise response to those inadequacies.
“However, regardless of the closing final result of the election, I want the candidates which have emerged all the very best of their makes an attempt to serve our people. It is my prayer that the nice people of Kwara State will at all times have the very best from any authorities each on the state and federal ranges.
“As a product of a household and a political construction that’s, from its basis, dedicated to the service and improvement of our state and its people, it’s my want that our people will at all times have a great deal always. The new improvement will even present the people the chance to match and distinction. After all, the people who’ve emerged from final Saturday’s election will not be my enemies. They are fellow Kwarans.
“As we put together for the March ninth, 2019 Governorship and House of Assembly elections, let me reiterate my place that the candidates of the PDP within the election signify the very best supplies for our pricey State, Kwara. Therefore, I enjoin our people to return out en masse on Election Day and vote for them. I’m going to work with our get together leaders to additional promote the PDP candidates to most of the people.
“I thank all Nigerians for their goodwill and to enjoin all of us that as we patiently await the outcome of the Presidential election, we pray for peace, unity and genuine development in our country. It is also our prayers that at all times, the wish of the people will always prevail in the choice of the leadership and the electorate will always enjoy the benefit of good governance”, Saraki said.
Special Adviser (Media and Publicity) to Senate President