The United States Government has reacted to the just concluded Edo State Gubernatorial election while commended the people of Edo for exercising their franchise and recognized the People Democratic Party candidate, Governor Godwin Obaseki and the All Progressive Congress candidate, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyami for encouraging peace.
The commendation was coming from the US embassy in Nigeria, on its social platform on Wednesday, US congratulated Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and Nigerian security services on the Edo governorship election, while thanked civil society partners for their invaluable work.
According to the statement, “Congratulations to INEC Nigeria and Nigerian security services on the Edo governorship election. We commend the people of Edo State for exercising their franchise and recognize Governor Obaseki and Pastor Ize-Iyami for encouraging peace.
Thanks to civil society partners @YIAGA and @SituationRoomNg @cleenfoundation @KDI_ng for their invaluable work. EdoDecides2020.