• July 24, 2021

Edo Guber Election: Obaseki Optimistic Of Victory, Flaunts Achievements


By Olivia Isibor (AGENDAWATCHDOG) – Ahead the Edo State Governorship election on September 19, 2020, incumbent Governor, Godwin Obaseki, is optimistic of victory as he listed his achievements since assuming office in November 2016. The governor  spoke via a state-wide broadcast at the Government House in Benin on Thursday.

According to Obaseki, the state government had worked assiduously towards uplifting the lives of the people of the state, citing the revamping of the state’s primary healthcare system; review of the basic education system, through the training teachers and introducing technology to schools; construction and rehabilitation of critical physical and digital infrastructure across the state; strengthening the security architecture; enacting civil service and pension reforms; creation of jobs and empowerment of youths.

Godwin Obaseki will be seeking a second term as Edo State Governor at the poll on Saturday, September 2020, on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), with candidates of other political parties, following his defection from the All Progressives Party (APC) which gave him the ticket that won him his first mandate.


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