The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) has issued Senator Ademola Adeleke, the governor-elect of Osun State, the certificate of Return for Saturday’s election.
INEC issued the certificate to him in Osogbo, the state capital, on Wednesday.
Adeleke, who ran on the platform of the Peoples defeated Governor Gboyega Oyetola of the All Progressives Congress (APC), who was seeking reelection.
The certificate presentation to Adeleke by the INEC National Commissioner, Supervising Osun, Ogun and Oyo states, Prof. Kunle Ajayi, was preceded by the presentation to the deputy governor-elect, Prince Kola Adewusi.
In his acceptance speech after receiving the certificate at a brief ceremony held at Osun INEC head office in Osogbo, Adeleke dedicated his victory at the poll to the memory of his late elder brother, Senator Isiaka Adeleke and the people of Osun State.