Edo 2020 Poll: President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigeria’s President is set to take a major decision on the crisis rocking the Edo state politics, with the Governor of the state, Godwin Obaseki jostling for survival.
Eye9ja reports that this comes as the Edo 2020 poll approaches, and however, causing a lot of tension the Edo State.
This reliable online news platform learned that President Buhari’s readiness to intervene in the political matter of the state comes in few days after this online news platform had reported that Governor Obaseki had visited the President in Aso rock, Nigeria’s seat of power, with a suspicion that he (Obaseki) had gone to brief the Nigerian President on the political happenings in the state.
In the mood of intervening in the Edo state politics as the Edo 2020 gubernatorial election draws near, President Buhari is believed to have called on the National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole for a dialogue.
President Buhari Takes Major Decision On Edo 2020 Poll
It was learned that a member of the party’s National Working Committee (NWC), who confirmed the development to Daily Independent, said Oshiomhole will meet with the president at the Presidential Villa today.
Recall that the Edo Governor had also presented his APC governorship nomination form to President Buhari during his visit to the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Monday.
After that meeting with President Buhari, the Presidency hinted that Buhari has promised a to give a helping hand for Obaseki’s reelection despite having a good relationship with the Party National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole who is also from Edo State ahead of the state election this year.