Governor Obaseki resign from the ruling party
The Executive Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki has reportedly resigned from the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) party.
The announcement of his resignation followed his meeting with Mr Ibrahim Gambari, the Chief of Staff to the President Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday.
In a briefing with media men at the presidential villa, Obaseki spoke of his desire for a second-term bid on another platform.
”You remember in my last tweet, I said that I’ll make a decision after my disqualification was announced by APC, that I’ll make a decision after I’ve consulted with the leadership and my supporters in Edo State and also having informed the president.
”Just here today to inform you that I have now decided, formally, to resign my membership of the All Progressives Congress. Having done that I will now announce in the next few days my specific line of action and what platform I will be contesting the gubernatorial election on”, says ObasekiJ
just yesterday, the Edo State number 1 citizen had told the press, “I will disclose my next step” sequel to his meeting with the president following after been disqualified from the APC primary