The All Progressive Congress has accepted defeat and congratulated PDP’s Obaseki for emerging winner of the Edo 2020 polls.
In a statement signed by the Chairman of the Caretaker/Extra-Ordinary National Convention Planning Committee, Mai Mala Buni, he stated that the party was reaffirming its commitment to free and fair elections in order to strengthen the foundation for moral authority.
Read the statement below;
“We hereby congratulate the winner of the election, the people of Edo State and all Nigerians. The peaceful conduct of the election and its outcome represent victory for Nigeria’s democracy
“As a party, we join our leader, President Muhammadu Buhari GCFR, to affirm our ‘commitment to free and fair elections’ in order to strengthen ‘the foundation for our political and moral authority.
“We commend INEC, our security agencies and all political parties that contested the election for the successful conduct of the election. As a governing party, we will take every step necessary to support the Federal Government to consolidate all the gains achieved”.