Abuja - The People's Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for Niger State, Umar Nasko, has congratulated the All Progressives Congress' (APC's) Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello, who emerged the winner of governorship election.
Nasko said Bello, like him, had the interests of the state at heart.
"My hearty congratulations to him and his team for the success recorded, I urge him to always put the interest of the people and the state first above all,” Nasko said.
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He thank all those who participated in the process, including Independent National Electoral Commission, voters, party members and his campaign team.
Nasko meanwhile congratulated out-going governor, Mu'azu Babangida Aliyu, and called on all citizens to give the incoming government maximum cooperation that will lead it to success.
"It is the wish of every government to work hard to better the life of the citizens and the state in general," he added.