Nigerian musician, David Adeleke popularly known as Davido and his uncle, Senator Ademola Adeleke.

Nigerian musician, David Adeleke popularly known as Davido, has congratulated his uncle, Senator Ademola Adeleke for securing the ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Nigeria’s main opposition party the September 22 governorship election in the state.

Political Stew had reported earlier that the Osun West lawmaker emerged winner of the opposition party’s primary with a total of 1,569 votes to beat his closest rival Dr Akin Ogunbiyi who scored 1,562 votes to place second.

The Chairman of the Osun PDP Election Committee and Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, declared Senator Adeleke the winner on Saturday, July 21 after he defeated three (3) other aspirants in the exercise held in Osogbo, the Osun state capital.

Delegates at the primary, however, demanded a recount of the ballot papers but Governor Dickson reportedly declined the request.

Apparently excited with the outcome of the PDP primaries, Davido took to the micro-blogging site, Twitter to congratulate his uncle, describing him as the “incoming Governor of Osun State”

“Congratulations to Senator Ademola Adeleke on Winning the PDP GUBERNATORIAL PRIMARIES!! , the incoming Governor of Osun State”, Davido tweeted.

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