Don’t Take Us For Granted, Group Warns Oshiomhole


A socio-cultural group, the Benin Solidarity Movement, has warned the chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) not to take the people of Benin for granted with his ongoing face-off with the Edo State governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki.

The group in a statement signed by its president, Comrade Curtis Eghosa Ugbo, insisted that the signal it was getting from the recent attack on the governor was ominous, noting that if the incident was not carefully handled, “it could snowball into a small conflagration capable of consuming all the efforts that have been made to make the state a model for others.”

According to them, “The attention of the Benin Solidarity Movement (BSM) has been drawn to the recent acts of political gangsterism being exhibited by some disgruntled politicians and their hirelings in the political space of the state.

“These disgruntled politicians have gone as far as taking certain steps that are inimical to the rule of law and also capable of setting the…

Source: Leadership Newspaper