Ex-president, Goodluck Jonathan has sent a congratulatory message to Governor Godwin Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over his victory in the Edo state election.
Jonathan in a series of tweets on Sunday, September 20, said the people of Edo state through their ballot papers have spoken in favour of the governor.
Jonathan said elections are credible and transparent when they reflect the true wishes of the people. Photo credits: Naijanews.com Source: UGC The former president urged the re-elected governor to govern all people of his state without any partisan bias. He also commended the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for ensuring that the election allowed the votes of the people of Edo to count.
Jonathan said it is only when elections become credible and truly represent the wish of the voters that democracy can be consolidated to promote good governance.