Ahead of the final declaration of Kogi West senatorial election result, the National Chairman of All Progress Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has congratulated the APC candidate in the elections.
According to his the result shows that APC has been accepted by the people of Kogi state. “I congratulate our newly elected Senator, Smart Adeyemi on his well deserved victory in the Kogi West re-run election which held today”, he said in the statement which was signed by him and issued Saturday night in Abuja.
Oshiomhole said the “victory has again affirmed the general acceptance of our great party, by the great people of Kogi State who just a few weeks ago voted massively for our governorship candidate, Governor, Yahaya Bello who was re-elected for a second term.
“I have always believed in the ability of the people of Kogi West to elect leaders who will make them proud in the Senate and not the defeated Senator Melaye who is among the 16 Senators who rebelled against our party.
“As it stands today, the broom has swept away the entire 16 Senators, Dino being the last, who tried to destabilize our democracy for their personal interest, jettisoning the interest of the electorate”, he stated.
“On behalf of our great party the APC, I congratulate my brother and friend, Senator Smart Adeyemi once again and we look forward to working with you in this resolve by our dear President, Muhammadu Buhari to take the nation to the Next Level”, he added.
Note that as at the time of publishing this report, INEC is yet to declare the final result of the Kogi West re-run election.
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