In what can be best described as an all inclusive effort to see that Mr. Godwin Obaseki emerges as the flag bearer of the party APC in Edo State, the Edo State Caucus members of the party in the national assembly led by the distinguished senator representing Edo North Senatorial district of the state today, Senator Francis Alimikhena stormed the APC national Secretariat in Abuja to collect the nomination and expression of interest forms on behalf of Mr. Godwin Obaseki. With him were Hon. Pally Iriase, Hon. Peter Akpatason and Hon Philip Shaibu all members of the House of Representatives from the State.
He said they took the decision after due consultation with people from their various constituencies who have all given their assent to the aspiration of Mr. Godwin Obaseki hence the reason they came together to purchase the forms for him. He further stated that the funds for the forms were contributed by members of the party representing Edo State at the national assembly, the state house of assembly, party faithfuls, market women and artisans from all walks of life from the state.
Speaking further Senator Alimikhena said “we have confidence in the ability of Mr. Godwin Obaseki to continue the developments of Edo State which he has been an integral part of, his experience in the economy is an added value that Edo State will benefit from. We will all return home to mobilise delegates of the party to vote for him during the primaries that are coming up on 18th June, 2016”.
The representatives urged the party to give all the aspirants a level playing field as they are confident that Mr. Godwin Obaseki will emerge the party candidate.
Godwin Obaseki Collects Nomination Form
By: Endurance Ihungbe Oboite