Oyetola Shocked With His Defeat At Osun Polls, Says APC Will Study The Results
The Governor of Osun State and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the just concluded gubernatorial election in the state, Adegboyega Oyetola has described his defeat as shocking
The Governor said the party would be responding appropriately after studying the results and consulting with critical stakeholders of the party. Recall that the incumbent governor and APC candidate lost to Ademola Adeleke of the opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) after polling 375, 027 votes to the winner who garnered 403, 371 votes.
The governor who made this known in a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Ismail Omipidan said he has taken cognizance of the results of the governorship election in the state as announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Sunday and charged his supporters and the people of the state to remain calm and go about their businesses without let or hindrance.
The Governor also called on security operatives to ensure the maintenance of law and order. He, therefore, directed security operatives to take adequate charge so as to prevent the breakdown of law and order.