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Ekiti 2014: MOB Appreciates Ekiti People

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Labour Party's governorship candidate in Saturday's election has expressed appreciation to Ekiti people for their supports for him during the 2014 gubernatorial election conducted on Saturday.

He said as a mature politician, he saw the conduct of the election as scheduled by INEC as a true reflection of true democracy.

Bamidele said this in a statement signed by Ahmed Salami, his Media Aide shortly after INEC made public announcement of the election results.

He hailed the INEC and all security agencies involved in the entire process for their for their roles and for allowing Ekiti people to be involved in the nation's democratic process.

He especially thanked those from Iyin Ekiti his hometown for staying by him through his campaign rallies and the election, which assisted him to victory over other political parties in the town.

He said their support was attributable to the tremendous spread and acceptability of Labour Party across the state despite being introduced to them in less than five months.

Bamidele who got 18,125 votes came third out of 18 political parties who participated in the election.