Abuja Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Sunday, congratulated Dr. Olusegun Mimiko over his re-election as Governor of Ondo State for a second term.
In a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Public Affairs, Malam Imam Imam, Tambuwal noted that Mimiko’s victory was a manifestation of the people’s trust in his leadership abilities.
He said the Governor should at all times bear in my mind the trust and confidence freely given to him by the populace and should make him re-dedicate himself to the service of the people of the State.
The Speaker equally implored the Governor to rise above partisan consideration and carry along all people in the task of building the state.
While urging those who have grievances on the outcome of the election to pursue their cases according to law, Tambuwal said they should accept the result in good fate and cooperate with the winner in the interest of the people.
He pledged the cooperation of the House of Representatives to the new Governor, saying the lawmakers will work with all persons and interest groups to deepen democracy in the country.