The Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, in Kwara State, Malam Garba Attahiru-Madami, says he is fulfilled with the outcome of the 2019 general elections in the state.
He spoke in Ilorin when the West African Students Union, WASU, presented him with the Pan-African Leadership Award of Excellence as “Icon of Humanitarian Services 2019.”
Attahiru-Madami, who received the plaque from Ibrahim Fatai of Federal University, Lokoja, expressed gratitude to the union for considering him worthy of the award.
He said: “I alone could not do it; my job was to give directives and leadership, so the success of the elections in the state goes to everybody.
“I am very happy and fulfilled at the success of the 2019 general elections in Kwara, it was peaceful, free, fair, credible and accepted by all stakeholders.
“So this award goes to everybody in Kwara, my electoral officers who are my field soldiers and the entire staff of INEC in Kwara.”