CITIZENS COMPASS– THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has given Certificate of Return to Ademola Adeleke, The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has presented a Certificate of Return to Osun State Governor- Elect, Ademola Adeleke.
This presentation of the Return Certificate took place at the INEC State Office in Osogbo on Wednesday.
David Adeleke, popular musician better known as Davido had on Tuesday, complained that his uncle had not been issued his Certificate of Return, more than 48 hours after his victory.
Ideally, the commission issues the certificate within 24 hours after announcing a winner in an election.
However, the electoral umpire in response to Davido, through Festus Okoye, its spokesman, explained that the law gives it 14 days within which to issue the certificate.
Recall that the People’s Democratic Candidate (PDP), won the election on Saturday, 15 July, 2022 and was declared the winner by INEC, on Sunday.