The drama and bitter politicking, going on in Edo is one story with lot of sides, the ex-while governor and present Chairman of the ruling all progressive congress Adams Oshiomole, who came out during his tenure to talk and shout at the top of his voice to anyone listening, how he kill and bury political godfatherism in Edo politics, and after his tenure promote Mr. Godwin Obaseki to take over from him, the question in the mind of all presently is what really went wrong with the two, was Mr. Adams trying to become what he claimed to have killed and buried!!!!
In recent time Mr. Godwin present Edo Governor went before the APC screening panel set up by Adams, where he was quizzed for over two hours, with allegation of certificate forgery which Godwin’s institution have come out to clear, after the screening Mr. Obaseki came out to say he doubt of getting justice from the panel under Adams current APC boss.
The governor was announced yesterday to be disqualified from the Edo governorship race by the panel, this have raise lot of reactions from every corners, Mr John Odigie-Oyegun, the former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has alleged that the disqualification of Governor Godwin Obaseki is part of the plan to install a stooge that will allow some people unrestricted access to Edo state’s treasury.
Oyegun who expressed fear of the Obaseki’s disqualification coming with severe consequences, stated that the development shows that ”internal democracy has been murdered in the APC which is a party that was founded on the principles of fair play and good conscience.”
The formal APC Chairman maintained that Oshiomole is the one who is acting unconstitutionally not Obaseki, and also added that he hopes the former Edo state governor will not be remembered as one of those who destroyed the APC.
“As a matter of fact, Oshiomole is indeed the one who is guilty of anti-party, not Obaseki.”