Buhari Arrives In Edo As APC Holds Grand Finale Campaign

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Benin City, Edo state capital to campaign for All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of state governorship election. It was gathered that Buhari’s aircraft landed at exactly 10:20 am, after which the president made his way to rally. The campaign is presently holding at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin City, the Edo state capital.
Buhari in Benin
It was gathered that Buhari’s aircraft landed at exactly 10:20 am, after which the president made his way to rally. The campaign is presently holding at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin City, the Edo state capital.
2.22pm’ After a short speech, Buhari tells Obaseki: “Congratulation to you already.”
2.22pm’ Buhari says: “We are going to make Nigeria great again.”
2.20pm’ Buhari describes Godwin Obaseki as a seasoned person. He tells Edo people: “Vote the incredible team.“ 2.17pm’ Buhari says: “We have no other nation like Nigeria.”
2.15pm’ President Buhari says he is pleased to be in Edo state and he is grateful to Governor Oshiomhole for inviting him
2.07pm’ Obaseki urges the people to vote for continuity. He promises 200,000 minimum jobs every year to the people of Edo state if he is voted in. He says his government will empower the youths and continue the good works of Oshiomhole.
2.06pm’ Obaseki says: “If Buhari wasn’t president of Nigeria, I won’t be running to be Governor of Edo state.” He expresses his gratitude to the president, adding that Oshiomhole’s feat also made him run for the governorship seats.1.52pm’ After over 45 minutes of spitting fire, Oshiomhole finally urges the people to come out en masse to vote in Godwin Obaseki as his administration gradually winds down. He is applauded massively as he dances to the amusement of the supporters. Next in line to give his speech is Chief John Odigie Oyegun, the APC national chairman.

Author: News Editor

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