Edo 2020 election: Governor Godwin Obaseki has picked his Deputy, Philip Shaibu as his running mate for the upcoming Edo Governorship election scheduled for September 19, 2020.
Eye9ja reports that the Governor of Edo state, confirmed this while receiving his certificate of return and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) flag at the National Headquarters of the party.
Obaseki who described his emergence as the PDP governorship candidate as a miracle, adding that “you don’t change a winning team”.
Edo 2020 Election: Gov Obaseki Picks Running Mate
While speaking further on his decision to pick his deputy as his ruunning mate, the Edo governor said: “My emergence as the governorship candidate of the PDP in the just concluded primary election is just the hand of God. It is miraculous. I and my deputy are grateful to this great party.
“In hours of tribulation in our political storm, PDP gave us a huge umbrella. This ought to be our first party because of the values of justice, fairness. We found out that transparency and quality of governance reign in this party.”