The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday, 28th March, 2019, expressed admiration for Senator Abubakar Bukola Saraki’s display of respect, fairness and generosity towards the outcome of the just concluded 2019 general elections. The Commission consequently, advised other politicians to emulate the outgoing Senate President’s disposition and maturity.
INEC’s advice comes through one of its national commissioners, Alh. Mohammed Haruna when he stressed that politicians should tow the lines of Abubakar Bukola Saraki political sagacity and calmness in accepting defeat.
It will be recalled that Dr. Saraki lost his bid to return to the red chamber in the February 23 elections and had most of his political followers and allies in also defeated in his home state of Kwara, north central Nigeria.