Ondo Governor-Elect, Akeredolu, Deputy Visit Buhari

Ondo State Governor-elect, Rotimi Akeredolu and his deputy, Agboola Ajayi, on Wednesday paid a visit to President Muhammadu Buhari, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

They were accompanied by the Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Campaign Council in Ondo State, Governor Simon Lalong.

Earlier in the day, Akeredolu picked up his Certificate of Return from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and delivered his acceptance speech, after winning last weekend’s governorship election.

Buhari had campaigned vigorously for the legal practitioner in the days leading to the polls.

He was also one of the first to congratulate him, after he emerged winner, stating that “that Chief Rotimi Akeredolu, with his pedigree, possesses the qualities to transform the state into the Ondo of their dreams.”