The Deputy Governor of Edo State, Philip Shaibu, has revealed that Peoples Democratic Party has won the September 19 Governorship election in the state.
Governor Godwin Obaseki’s running mate in the forthcoming election stated this on Thursdayi Jattu, Etsako West Local Government Area.
Shaibu expressed joy over the large turnout of supporters at the party’s campaign rallies.
The Deputy Governor while speaking with the party supporters in his Ward 11, said: “With the crowd, I see here, this election is won by PDP already.”
He noted that the poll “is for the liberation of the people. The governor is bringing development closer to the people.”
Shaibu further urged them to remain steadfast.
“You people have been with me since when I was in the House of Assembly. Give me the same support and I will not disappoint you,”
Governor Godwin Obaseki promised the people that they would not be betrayed.
“As a government, we must continue to pay salaries, pensions, and create employment. We won’t allow few people to distract us from achieving greatness,” he added.