Popular Nigerian musician, Davido has taken to his Twitter page to congratulate his uncle, Senator Ademola Adeleke who today emerged the Governorship candidate of the PDP.
Davido while congratulating his uncle, also tipped him as the incoming Governor of the state, he wrote;
“Congratulations to Senator Ademola Adeleke on Winning the PDP GUBERNATORIAL PRIMARIES!! , the incoming Governor of Osun State.”
He also went on to canvass for votes for his uncle. He wrote;
“Congrats Uncle!! ❤️❤️ PDP GUBERNATORIAL CANDIDATE!!! Uncle Tunji would be looking down smiling right now ! 😇 Let’s make Osun great Again!”
Senator Ademola Adeleke had earlier been declared the winner of the Osun Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, governorship primary, ahead of the Sept. 22 election in the state.
In the primary which held today, he polled 10 more votes than his closest rival Dr. Akin Ogunbiyi
Adeleke, who became senator after winning a by-election occasioned by the death of his brother in April 2017, won Saturday’s primary by polling 1, 569 votes.
His closest challenger, Akin Ogunbiyi, polled a total of 1,562 votes, meaning Adeleke won the primary by the slim margin of seven votes.