ABUJA – SPEAKER of the House of Representatives, Hon Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, today, congratulated Comrade Adams Oshiomhole over his reelection as Governor of Edo State.
In a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Public Affairs, Malam Imam Imam in Abuja Sunday, Tambuwal noted that Oshiomhole’s victory was a manifestation of the people’s trust and confidence in his leadership.
The Speaker implored the Governor to rise above partisan consideration and carry along all people in the task of building the state.4
He tasked Oshiomhole to see the fresh mandate given to him as a call to further duty in the service of his Fatherland and an immense opportunity to carry forward the policies and projects initiated during his first term to promote progress and development Edo State.
While urging the losers in the election to accept the result in good fate and cooperate with the winner in the interest of the people, Tambuwal said any decision to challenge the outcome should be limited to the confines of the law.
He pledged the cooperation of the House of Representatives to the new Governor, saying the lawmakers will work with all persons and interest groups to deepen democracy in the country.