The winner of the Edo Governorship Election, Governor Godwin Obaseki has announced his readiness to work for the state, saying no one will hinder him from delivering the dividend of democracy to Edo people.
While addressing the supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) at the popular Kings square shortly after a victory match round at the Benin Metropolis on Monday, the governor stated that his re-election for another term of four years has finally sent the lions and tigers into the zoo to be caged permanently from Edo politics.
“The message of Saturday’s governorship election means I should go and work for the Edo people. It is clear, the Edo people have spoken loud and clear. You have helped me caged the lions and tigers in the state, you will never see them again in Edo because they are all in the zoo now where they belong,” he said.
Obaseki thanked the party supporters and assured to work for the people of the state. “Today I promise you that we will work for Edo people because no one will hinder us from delivering the dividend of democracy to Edo people. My Deputy, Philip Shaibu, and I will go back to the office and work for Edo people.
“I want to thank to everyone residing in the state; you spoke and we have heard you and ready to ever work for you. The next four years in the state will be the one that all citizens will live to remember as we will consolidate on our developmental achievements in the state. Thank you all,” said governor Obaseki.