PDP governors tasks INEC, security agencies on free, credible poll


Edo, Ondo guber: PDP opts for indirect primaries…Congratulates Obaseki

By Dirisu Yakubu

Ahead of the September 19 governorship election in Edo State, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Governors’ Forum, has advised the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, and the nation’s security agencies, and other stakeholders among others government agencies to ensure that the election is free and fair.

The PDP Governors’ Forum, chaired by Sokoto state governor, under the leadership of Aminu Tambuwal, made the call in his congratulatory message to Governor Godwin Obaseki on his emergence as the flag bearer of the PDP in the Edo State governorship election.

In a statement signed by its Director General, Cyril Maduabum, Friday in Abuja, also urged Nigerians and civil society groups to do everything legitimately possible to make the election hitch-free.

The forum described Obaseki’s emergence as the flag bearer of the party as a testament to his leadership skills, even as they urged him to make the most of his time in…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper