Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki has officially joined the opposition People’s Democratic Party, PDP.
Obaseki, in company of his supporters and appointees arrived the party Secretariat located along 1st East Circular Road, Benin City this afternoon.
He was received by the State Chairman of the party, Hon. Tony Aziegbemi and other party chieftains in the state.
Obaseki was also given governorship nomination form by the party to contest in the next governorship primary of the party.
Breaking News! The governor of Edo State, H. E. @GovernorObaseki has defected to our great Party, the @OfficialPDPNig. The declaration was made this afternoon at the state Secretariat of our party in Benin city, Edo State. Power to the people. #EdoIsPDP. @officialKolaO pic.twitter.com/GV36MSYrGx
— Official PDP Nigeria (@OfficialPDPNig) June 19, 2020