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ADC declares Gboyega Isiaka winner of Ogun governorship primaries

ADC declares Gboyega Isiaka winner of Ogun governorship primaries

- Gboyega Isiaka has picked the ticket for ADC governorship primary in Ogun state

- Prince Isiaka secured 207,334 votes as an unopposed aspirant of the party

- He thanked the party members for their support and promised to do all in his power not to disappoint them

Prince Gboyega Isiaka on Wednesday night, October 3, emerged winner of the African Democratic Congress governorship primary in Ogun state.

The Punch reports that the ADC chairman, Gbolade Osinowo, declared that Isiaka, popularly known as GNI, secured 207,334 votes as an unopposed aspirant of the party.

Osinowo who noted that the election was free and fair thanked members of the party for coming out en masse to vote and declare overwhelming support for “a worthy candidate.”

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The chairman said with Isiaka as ADC candidate, “victory is sure for the party in 2019.” urged the people of the state to support GNI.

Fatai Akinbade, the chairman of the party’s national electoral committee for the state, who presented the certificate of return to the governorship candidate, said he was impressed with the conduct of the exercise.

Isiaka who expressed his appreciation to his supporters thanked the party members for their support and promised to do all in his power not to disappoint them.

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He said: “Today, you have made the right choice. We will start from where we stopped and ensure we win the election. I ask for your continued support to make this journey a smooth one.

“It is not going to be easy but from feelers around and the order in our great party, we know we will win. Let us stand firm together to fight this battle.

“This is a clarion call to march forward with more determination and energy. I will faithfully implement the manifesto of our party which has been strategically aligned with my blueprint for Ogun State called the Seven Steps to Greatness which shall be unveiled in a fortnight.”

Meanwhile, Legit.ng had reported that Governor Kashim Shettima emerged winner of the just concluded senatorial primary election of the APC in Borno state.

The chairman of the party senatorial electoral committee, Ahmed Almaduzu, on Thursday, October 4, announced the result.

Shettima secured 2,735 votes to beat his opponent Alhaji Ali Wurge who scored 5 votes.

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