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Edo Residents Must Defend Their Votes Wholeheartedly – Obaseki


Edo State governor, Godwin ObasekiEdo State governor, Godwin Obaseki has come out to beg the electorate in the state to go all out to vote massively on the Sept 19, governorship election.

He revealed this today in Ukhuse in Owan West Local Government Area, when addressing members of the Party (PDP) at the Ward 6 campaign ground.

According to him, the new leadership of the council should be pleased with their successful election and he would make sure he partners with them to stimulate human capital development for the people of Ijaw extraction of the state and other Deltans.

He added that the ongoing Ayokoromo Bridge project would be completed before his tenure as governor expires.

His words, “Government will take some decisions and see what can be done.”

“Your remark that you had a very peaceful and democratic election is very important, not only for the Ijaw Youth Council, it is, also, important for our nation, Nigeria. Every election that ought to be democratic, should be truly democratic.

“My coming to Ukhuse is a home coming, Four years ago I couldn’t get to you people because of bad road, but I made sure I constructed the road for easy transportation.

“Now, you can now move your commodities to the market and other village to sell.

“I need to buy more tractors for mechanised farming because farming now is very important to Nigeria. We want to phase out the old way of farming, we want to make farming more attractive to our youths.

“The development of Edo is in your hands. Come out with your Permanent Voters Card (PVC) and vote PDP and I will make sure I keep all my promises to you all.”

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