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Gboyega Oyetola has been officially swear in as Government of Osun State. The swearing in ceremony is witness by large crowd at the Osogbo, the state capital.

Oyetola officially took over from his predecessor, Rauf Aregbesola, in Osogbo, the state capital, after he was sworn-in by the Chief Judge of the state on Tuesday.

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, had declared Oyetola winner of the governorship election in state.

The INEC Returning Officer in the state, Prof. Joseph Adeola Afuwape had announced that Oyetola garnered 255,505 votes to defeat his main rival, Senator Ademola Adeleke of the PDP, who polled 255,023 votes.

The swearing-in event had in attendance: governors from the South-West, the National leader of APC Asiwajo Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Boss Mustapha, who represented President Muhammadu Buhari, the Ooni of Ife, among others.