The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Celebration within the final governorship election in Ondo State, Mr Eyitayo Jegede, has accepted the judgement of the Supreme Courtroom which upheld the victory of Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of the All Progressive Congress.
Jegede, who additionally congratulated the APC candidate on the victory, nonetheless, stated his loss on the Apex court docket had not decreased his respect for the judiciary.
This was contained in an announcement he personally issued after the judgement on Wednesday. The assertion was titled ‘Ondo State, it’s time to give glory to GOD’.
The assertion learn, “Now that we have now explored the grievance process permitted by the structure and the regulation, it’s time to give glory to God. We thank specifically our authorized group, beneath the management of Dr. Onyechi Ikpeazu, for his or her dedication, business and dedication to our trigger. Over and above all, we thank them for his or her sacrifice.
“We’re grateful to the folks of Ondo State for his or her steadfastness, we have been on this for service and for the collective curiosity of the vast majority of our folks. The end result of right this moment’s judgement mustn’t deter good and well-meaning people from aspiring for management in our state and in our nation. For all our individuals who have stood sturdy, we salute you.
“We thank the Nationwide and state management, and the generality of the members of PDP for offering us with nice assist. For our governors who supplied the required management and saved religion with our aspiration, gratitude, historical past will choose you proper.
“With this consequence, our respect and reverence for the judiciary and our justices of the supreme court docket has not diminished. I congratulate HE (His Excellency) Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN.”