Osun Re-Run : EU, U.S , UK call for free, fair election 

The Missions of the European Union, the United Kingdom and the United States have called for free and fair , credible election on the Osun Gubernatorial election on Thursday .

A statement jointly signed by foreign missions and made available to The Authority said the looser of the coming election should accept it.

“We urge that all continue to support a peaceful, free, fair, and credible completion of the process as INEC re-runs the election in seven polling units where  through no fault of their own, voters were not able to cast their votes and have them counted last Saturday. We stress the importance that the re-run should take place without any violence, intimidation, or vote buying.

“Whoever wins the election after Thursday’s vote should be magnanimous in victory, and whoever loses should be gracious in defeat,” it said.

“The Missions of the European Union, the United Kingdom and the United States observed the voting in Osun State, September 22.  We commend the people of Osun for voting peacefully, the Independent National Electoral Commission for the improved organisation of the election, and security services for their conduct,” the statement added.

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