Senator Ademola Adeleke, Peoples Democratic Party’s candidate in the 2018 Osun State Governorship election, congratulated Governor Gboyega Oyetola on his Supreme Court victory on Friday.
In a statement by his spokesman, Olawale Rasheed, Adeleke said his ambition to be Osun State’s governor was never a do-or-die affair.
He said the judgment of the Supreme Court remained final, irrespective of his disagreement and disappointment.
He said, “As a law-abiding and democratic citizen, I accept the decision regardless of my misgivings.
“I wish Governor Oyetola well in the governance of Osun State.”
Adeleke added, “We must give thanks to Almighty God in all circumstances. In pursuit of a democratic cause, we gallantly fought a decent battle.
“The ideals we fought for lives on.
“Our ambition has never been an affair of do-or-die. We aspired to serve the people of Osun state and offer democratic dividends. We were altruistic about our ambition. We wish Governor Oyetola the best in governance.”