Amosun congratulates Obaseki the winner of Edo Guber poll

Amosun congratulates Obaseki the winner of Edo Guber poll


Ogun State Governor,  Senator Ibikunle Amosun on Friday congratulate Mr. Godwin Obaseki for emerging the winner of  Edo State gubernatorial election.

With 319, 483 votes, Obaseki of the All Progressive Party, APC,  defeated  his main opponent,  Ize- Iyamu of the Peoples Democratic Party,  PDP, in the election, held in the state on Wednesday.

Amosun, in a statement by his Senior  Special  Assistant on Media, Mr. Adejuwon  Soyinka, congratulated Obaseki,  for his victory at the polls.

The Gateway State Governor who lauded  the giant strides of the outgoing  Governor  of the State,  Adams Oshiomhole,  disclosed that the citizens  of Edo State had chosen the right man, Obaseki, to be their new governor.

 “Through their votes, people of Edo State have spoken eloquently in support of the APC and the many giant strides recorded by the outgoing administration of Governor Adams Oshiomhole,”  Amosun said .

He noted that the outcome  of the Wednesday’s election in the state showed that democracy  in the country  was still intact.