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Breaking: President Buhari meets Aregbesola, Osun governor-elect

Breaking: President Buhari meets Aregbesola, Osun governor-elect

President Muhammadu Buhari met with Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun state and governor-elect, Gboyega Oyetola.

The president met with the duo on Friday, October 10. The details of their meeting has not bee made public yet.

Also in attendance was Kano state governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, who was the chairman of the Osun campaign team of the All Progressives Congress (APC).

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Meanwhile, a week after the conclusion of Osun state governorship election, some leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) protested against the declaration of Governor Aregbesola's chief of staff, Gboyega Oyetola, as the winner of the election.

Senate President Bukola Saraki, House of Representatives Speaker Yakubu Dogara, Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto and national chairman of the party, Uche Secondus, are among the top PDP leaders protesting in front of INEC headquarters.

They are asking the electoral umpire to declare Senator Ademola Adeleke the winner of Osun state governorship election.

Legit.ng had reported that the Independent National Electoral Commission declared the result of the Osun gubernatorial election inconclusive.

The returning officer of the election, Adeola Fuwape in an address on Sunday, September 23, said based on the outcome of the result which ended with a slim margin between the two leading parties, the Peoples Democratic Party and the All Progressives Congress, the election was inconclusive and a rerun was held.

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Legit.ng had also reported that Senator Ademola Adeleke, governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun state, described the rerun election in seven units of the state as a ‘coup'.

Adeleke who disclosed this on telephone said that supporters of the PDP were being denied access to ballot papers in the governorship rerun election.

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