National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress ( APC), says he regrets his
mistake in endorsing Mr Godwin Obaseki for governorship in 2016. Oshiomhole
said this in Benin on Sunday, while talking to some APC leaders.
Obaseki’s governorship ambition to ensure continuity of his schemes and
alone is fine. I am 68 years old. I have come to apologize for the 2016 Obaseki
fixed. God had a reason for what happened in 2016 at Ize-Iyamu. Leaving as APC
National Chairman is giving me ample time to correct my mistakes.
nearly eight years, though he has not believed in what I did as governor.
“For me Ize-Iyamu stood down in 2007.
of my party for the re-election campaign, and we won in all 18 Edo local government
areas. I’ll be working to elect Ize-Iyamu.
nominee for governorship in Edo to keep his promises. He expressed hope that he
(Ize-Iyamu) would emerge victorious at the state’s governorship election on
governor of Edo had not done well in nearly four years and had lost emphasis,
he urged the citizens of the state to vote massively on September 19 for him.
who has since defected to the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to meet his
second term ambition after losing out on the APC ticket, will square Ize-Iyamu
for the September 19 governorship election. It should be recalled that
Ize-Iyamu who also defected to the APC in December 2016 was the bearer of the