Chairmanship candidate of the South West Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Dr Eddy Olafeso has conceded defeat to Taofeek Arapaja.
He promised to work with Arapaja, a former Deputy Oyo Governor.
Olafeso said: “The storm is over, there is a new beginning for our party. We have to thank God almighty that depsite odds, there is a new beginning for our party.
“The time is now. I thank everybody who supported me.”
Arapaja, on his part, promised to work with Olafeso.
He said: “We thank Governor Seyi Makinde and former Governor Fayose. It’s our party. We will work together and move the party forward.
“We want to reposition the party. I will work with my brother Olafeso to achieve our aims.”