Hon. Sulaiman Jamiu Maito has congratulated Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, on his victory at the Appeal Court on Wednesday 16th of June 2021.
According to the Maito, the judgement of the appeal court on the matter is a victory for the nation’s democracy and a reaffirmation of the powers of INEC to act as an unbiased umpire.
“I welcome the judgement of the Court of Appeal on the Governorship Election Petition with immense joy and appreciation to the judiciary for doing justice on the matter.
This ruling has once again reaffirmed the powers of INEC to act as an unbiased umpire, especially in dealing with issues of improper nomination by political parties.
On behalf of myself and good people of Ondo State, I say a hearty congratulations to Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu, SAN.
“This victory is for all Ondo State Indigenes, and I urge the PDP to sheathe its sword and work for the interest of the people of the state,” he said.