APC lead­ers in Osh­iom­hole ward en­dorse Obaseki

The Punch - - NEWS - Sola Shittu, Benin

The fac­tional leader of the All Pro­gres­sives Congress in Adams Osh­iom­hole’s Ward 10 in the Et­sako West Lo­cal Gov­ern­ment Area of Edo State on Mon­day en­dorsed Gov­er­nor God­win Obaseki’s re-elec­tion bid.

A gov­ern­ment house state­ment said the lead­ers gave their en­dorse­ment dur­ing a visit to the gov­er­nor at the Gov­ern­ment house, in Benin City, on Mon­day.

The state­ment read, “The Chair­man of the APC in Ward 10, Et­sako West LGA, Mr Oshawo Stephen, who led other ex­ec­u­tive mem­bers of the ward to de­clare sup­port for the gov­er­nor’s sec­ond term bid, said, ‘We came to visit our gov­er­nor for the new year, to pray for him so that God will con­tinue to el­e­vate him for his good works in Edo State.’

Oshawo said the sus­pen­sion of Osh­iom­hole in his ward in Et­sako West “still stands over his role in spon­sor­ing the cri­sis rock­ing the party in the state.”

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