Dr Kola Balogun , Senator representing Oyo South Senatorial District has described his victory at the election and tribunal as a revolutionary against gross abuse of power and lawlesnes by the All Progressives Congress in the state
“This is a victory for Democracy in Nigeria and for the people of Oyo South Senatorial District ” He added
Balogun who defeated former governor of the state Senator Abiola Ajimobi at the tribunal today said further that ‘If former Gov.Ajimobi want to continue to combat with God on my election let him continue we shall see who wins .
The elated lawmaker whi speaking with journalist at his campaign office shortly after the judgement gave glory to God for the victory and thanks the Peoples Democratic Party and people of Oyo South Senatorial districts for the mandate and their support
The Oyo State National and State House of Assembly Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Ibadan dismissed the suit filed by the All Progressives Congress (APC) against the defeat of former Oyo governor, Abiola Ajimobi.
The Tribunal chaired by Justice Anthony Akpovi upheld the election of Senator Muhammad Kola Balogun as the senator representing Oyo South Senatorial district.
The PDP candidate, Sen. Balogun at the National Assembly election defeated his closest rival, former Governor Abiola Ajimobi, with a vote difference of 13,141
The PDP candidate scored a total of 105,720 votes while the candidate of the APC secured 92,579 votes as declared by the Returning Officer, Prof Kolawole Akinsola of the University of Ibadan