It was a big win for Senator Ademola Adeleke, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)’s governorship candidate in Osun state, as he won the tribunal case challenging his All Progressives Congress (APC)’s opponent, Gboyega Oyetola.
Nigerians, among which were Governor Wike of Rivers state, Atiku Abubakar, Peter Obi, and Davido took to twitter to congratulate and rejoice with him on his victory.
The PDP’s vice presidential candidate, Peter Obi, was glad as he said “Power to the People!”
Atiku said it was a true win for the common man as the judiciary has shown it is indeed the last hope for all.
Davido joined in the celebratory as he said which way he is to the government house.
It was earlier reported that the election tribunal judgment on Osun 2018 governorship election ruled in favor of Senator Ademola Adeleke.
The three-member bench of the tribunal led by Justice Ibrahim Sirajo delivered its judgment at the Federal High Court, Apo, Abuja on Friday, March 22.
The petition was filed by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and its governorship candidate, Adeleke, challenging the victory of Governor Gboyega Oyetola in the guber polls held in September 2018.
Senator Adeleke and the PDP had put forward a total of 20 prayers including prayer asking to be declared winner of the election and be issued certificate of return by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).