Monday, 11 March 2019

Kwara Decides: Saraki reacts as APC wins Kwara governorship election

Senate President, Bukola Saraki has reacted to the outcome of the governorship election in Kwara State.

DAILY POST had reported that 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.

The result was announced on Sunday, after the total votes were collated at INEC's office.

At the final declaration held in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, APC polled a total of 331,546 votes.

But reacting, Saraki in a tweet on Sunday, congratulated the people of Kwara State and Abdulrahman Abdulrasaq for emerging victorious in the poll.

He said, "I thank all Kwarans, particularly PDP supporters, who worked for the party in the just concluded elections.

"My congratulations go to Abdulrahman Abdulrasaq and all those who emerged at all levels. I wish them all the best."