President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Governor Godwin Obaseki on his re-election to office.
In a statement signed by his Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the president urged the governor to continue to show grace and humility in victory.
The president while commending the election process in the state, reiterated his governments stance to free and fair elections.
“My commitment to free and fair elections is firm because without free and fair elections, the foundation of our political and moral authority will be weak.
“I have consistently advocated for free and fair elections in the country because it is the bedrock of true Democratic order.”
He concluded by commending Edo people, the parties, candidates and security agencies for behaving responsibly during the election.