Mr. Godwin Obaseki, Chairman Edo State Economic and Strategy team and foremost aspirant to the seat of governor Edo State, during his continued tour of the 192 wards that makes up Edo State, to familiarise with the areas, to have on the spot assessment of the various needs of the people in the different Wards and to solicit the support of the ward delegates of his party the All progressive Congress, APC said, if elected Governor of Edo State, he will use jobs to fight crime in the state.
While addressing delegates and leaders from Igueben LGA, Ebele ward 6, he said the reason our young men, women and working age class engage in crime is because majority of them are idle. He reminded them that an idled mind is the devil’s workshop.
According to him, my administration will use jobs to fight crime instead of depending on guns and will continue to invest on our young generation by putting in place a structure that will continually attract investors to Edo State to setup industries that will provide jobs for our people.
He added that the administration of Comrade Adams Oshiomhole which he is an integra part of has done so much in providing the needed infrastructure which for fact, is today attracting investors to come in to Edo State and invest.
Edo 2016: I will fight crime with jobs and not with Guns
By: Endurance Ihongbe Oboite.