By Deborah Oladejo, Osogbo
The governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2018 Osun governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke has congratulated Governor Gboyega Oyetola on his victory at the Supreme Court.
In a statement issued by his spokesperson, Olawale Rasheed,after the court ruling on Friday, Adeleke stated that he did not see his ambition as a do or die affair.
He pointed out that “the Supreme Court being the apex court in the land, their decision, regardless of my disagreement and disappointment with same, remains final. This, as a Democrat and law abiding citizen, I accept the ruling no matter my misgivings.
“I wish Governor Oyetola well in the governance of Osun state “, Adeleke said.
Adeleke expressed immense gratitude and appreciation to his teeming supporters, leaders and members of the PDP for their massive support throughout the duration of the case.
” Our high spirit and committment to the cause of democracy which we championed from last year tilll date.”
“In all circumstances, we must thank God Almighty. We gallantly fought a good fight in pursuance of a democratic cause. The ideals we fought for lives on.
“Our ambition was never a do or die affair. We aspired to serve and deliver democratic dividends to the people of Osun state. Our ambition was altruistic. We wish Governor Oyetola the best in governance of the state”, the statement noted.