Senate president, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has congratulated the Governor-elect of Ondo State, Chief Rotimi Akeredolu, over his victory at the poll.
In a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Yusuph Olaniyonu, Saraki said Ondo people “could not have had a better choice”.
He also added that Akeredolu’s win did not take him by surprise, because of his experience and excellent credentials.
Saraki however urged the Governor-elect to work together will all relevant stakeholders to make Ondo great.
He said: “The people of Ondo have made a clear choice by voting for the APC. I can only assure the good people of Ondo state that APC and its flag bearer have all it takes to wipe away your tears.
“Akeredolu will provide you the dividends of democracy that have hitherto eluded you.
“With Akeredolu on the saddle of governance, I have no doubt that the state will soon witness unparalleled development socially, economically and politically.”