The congratulatory message is contained in a assertion issued in Ilorin on Wednesday by Malam Rafiu Ajakaye, the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor.
“On behalf of the people and authorities of our state, I felicitate with Democrat Oye Owolewa, from homeland Omu-Aran (Kwara State), on his deserving victory on the polls.
“His victory is a reflection of his excellent persona as a younger man with a function.
“I also congratulate the Kwara State Association of North America (KSANG) families, especially Alhaji Lateef Amolegbe, for their unflinching support for candidate Owolewa,” the governor said within the assertion.
The governor said that in his engagements with Owolewa within the run up to the ballots, he got here by means of as a advantageous gentleman, a goal-getter, and a patriotic Nigerian-American with an eye mounted on the ball.
“I, due to this fact, congratulate him, KSANG and the whole Nigerian community within the Washington DC for this feat.
“For Mr Owolewa and others like him, the sky is only the start.
“I am certain that his reassuring victory will offer better representation for his constituency and spur more Nigerians, especially younger people, to get more involved in the political system here in Nigeria or in the diaspora,” he said.