Governor of Ondo, Olusegun Mimiko has congratulated the winner of Saturday’s governorship election in the state, and Governor-elect, Rotimi Akeredolu (SAN).
In a statement issued on Monday via his Twitter account, the incumbent governor hailed residents of the state for their peaceful conduct during the polls, as he promised to ensure a smooth transition for the incoming administration.
He said, “I congratulate the Governor-elect, Rotimi Akeredolu (SAN), and wish him success in the challenging task of governing our dear State. It is incumbent upon me as Governor to facilitate a smooth transition between my government and the incoming one. I will, to this end, provide the ambience for a smooth and seamless transition process.
“I express my sincere appreciation to all our citizens for the peaceful manner in which they conducted themselves throughout this period. I will not waiver in providing needed leadership to our dear State till the last day of my term.”