The Nigeria Police said it deserved to be applauded for the role its operatives played in the Saturday Osun State governorship election.
Force Public Relations Officer, Muyiwa Adejobi said this in a tweet.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Sunday morning, declared the Peoples Democratic Party candidate in the election, Ademola Adeleke as the winner of the election.
He defeated the incumbent Osun State Governor Gboyega Oyetola of the All Progressives Congress and others.
In his tweet, Adejobi wrote, “We promised to protect and secure the Osun Gubernatorial Election, in order to have a free, fair, credible, and acceptable election, which we have done.
“I am sure many will join these good Nigerians to command us and other security agencies for a peaceful conduct in Osun.”