The People’s Democratic Party, PDP has congratulated Governor Godwin Obaseki, for emerging the winner of the party’s primary election in Edo State held on Thursday.
Obaseki was announced winner after the delegates cast their votes at the party’s primary held at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin City, the capital of the south-south state.
Other aspirants running for position in the party stepped down, for governor Obaseki’s, making it easy for his win.
Following his victory, Obaseki becomes the party’s flagbearer in the Edo governorship election, scheduled to hold September 19, 2020.
Obaseki formally joined the PDP on June 19, 2020, after resigning from APC.
He expressed gratitude to the PDP, the leaders, delegates, members and all Edo people for the opportunity to fly the party’s flag in the forthcoming governorship election.