Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, has reacted to his victory at the National Assembly Election Petition Tribunal.
Republican newspaper recalls that Omo-Agege’s victory was reaffirmed by the Electoral Tribunal sitting in Asaba in its verdict on Saturday.
In a statement issued on Sunday by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Yomi Odunuga, Senator Omo-Agege expressed his resolve to diligently continue offering selfless service towards the betterment of his constituency and the nation as a whole.
He said, “While many have emphatically maintained that the suit was unnecessary in view of the thousands of votes in his favour and an unwavering support for his relelection as Senator representing the Delta Central Senatorial District, Senator Omo-Agege has appealed for continued unity of purpose towards ensuring positive impact on the lives of the people who voted for him to ensure qualitative representation at the Senate.
“With the determined support of his constituents, transparent election victory was achieved and it is no surprise that Saturday’s unanimous judgment by the election petition tribunal sitting in Asaba was that the resounding electoral victory be upheld. We must restate the fact that the petition to the Tribunal by the Peoples Democratic Party’s candid.