This came after Osun State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja declared Ademola Adeleke, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as winner of the September 2018 election in the state.
It held that the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its candidate, Gboyega Oyetola was not validly returned.
Governor Wike took to his twitter official account to say;
“Congratulations @IsiakaAdeleke1 on recovering your stolen mandate, little by little under rule of law, we shall recover all. @atiku is next in line! Osun people congratulations!!!!”