The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has congratulated the All Progressives Congress APC and its candidates on their victory in the governorship elections in Kogi and Bayelsa.
Lawan in a congratulatory message signed by Ola Awoniyi, his Special Adviser media today in Abuja, particularly rejoiced with Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi on his re-election.
He also rejoiced with David Lyon for making history as the first governor Bayelsa has elected on a platform different from the outgoing ruling party in the state.
The Senate President praised President Muhammadu Buhari for ensuring a level playing field that enabled the people to assert their sovereignty and choose their leaders.
He also thanked the security personnel for their sacrifices for peace and order in the face of great difficulties.
The Senate President enjoined the winners to be magnanimous in victory by accommodating all sections of the state in their governments and development agenda.