Ibadan’s most prominent comedian, Peteru has said he expects Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo state to win tomorrow’s governorship election in the state.
In a telephone chat with IBPulse, Peteru who is on his way to Accra, Ghana for an event said he is rooting for the governor and he expects him to win.
“APC won the presidential election and I’m expecting Ajimobi to win a second term. Sai Baba, Sai Ajimobi,” Peteru said.
Concerning the tension in the state concerning the governorship elections,Peteru said the process would be peaceful.
“The tension for the presidential election was higher than this one, yet there was peace. This one will also be peaceful,” he told IBPulse.
He expressed confidence in the ability of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to conduct free and fair elections on Saturday – in Ibadan and across the country. He also urged voters to go out en masse to vote for their preferred candidates – although he suggested voters should elect leaders that will promote the growth and development of Oyo state.