…votes in PDP zonal congress
The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, on Tuesday, participated at the South South Governors’ Forum meeting.
The meeting which held in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State Capital, had in attendance Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers, his Delta State counterpart, Sen. Ifeanyi Okowa and Dr. Douye Diri of Bayelsa State, among others.
The governors discussed the ongoing amendment to the Petroluem Industrial Bill (PIB) being worked on by the National Assembly.
They urged for the revision of the proposed Host Community Trust Fund from 2.5% to 10% of accrued revenue.
Governor Obaseki also voted in the Zonal Congress of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to elect zonal leaders of the party in line with the PDP’s constitution.