From Chris, Gaga, Makurdi
Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has said his victory at the governorship elections tribunal has proven that his re-election was credible.
Ortom who said the verdict has confirmed the unanimous decision of Benue voters, dedicated his victory to the people of the State.
In a Statement by the Chief Press Secretary, Terver Akase, the governor extended a hand of fellowship to his challenger, insisting that governance was a task for all Benue citizens.
“The task of building the state is the responsibility of all its people. Governor Ortom extends a hand of fellowship to the candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC) for the 2019 governorship election, Barrister Emmanuel Jime and other contestants in the election.
“Politics is over; now is time for governance, and gives assurance that his administration is willing to collaborate with Benue sons and daughters irrespective of political differences, ethnicity, religion and place of origin,” statement read.
Ortom who restated the commitment of his administration to the provision of selfless service to the people, applauded his legal team, the PDP and all
Benue people for the support given to him before, during and after the polls.
He returned glory to God for the mandate to governor the State.