By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri
Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, Sunday said the outcome of the Ondo gubernatorial election has further confirmed the acceptability of the All Progressive Congress, APC, in the South West region of Nigeria.
In a statement released to newsmen in Owerri, by Okorocha’s Chief Press Secretary, Mr Sam Onwuemeodor, also said the people “voted wisely.”
While congratulating Chief Rotimi Akeredolu of the APC for his victory, he said, “the people of Ondo State have spoken with their votes and they spoke well. Their decision to be part of the APC government at the centre is commendable.”
It was the view of the Governor that, “With their votes, they have passed vote of confidence on APC and President Mohammadu Buhari. They will never be disappointed in the APC government in the state.”
He added that, “the people of Ondo State have voted wisely” adding ” explaining that the way they had voted only indicated how highly intelligent they are in interpreting political development and how richly they are endowed with wisdom.”
He also “urged other candidates in the election to congratulate the winner without further delay.”