Atiku tells Edo people ignore Tinubu, vote Obaseki
Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has asked voters to cast their votes for the candidate of the Peoples
Democratic Party, Godwin Obaseki, in the Saturday’s Governorship election in Edo State.
Bola Tinubu, APC chieftain urged the Edo people to vote out Obaseki.
Atiku tells Edo people vote for Obaseke, Atiku tweeted after the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress,
Bola Tinubu said Obaseki does not deserve a single vote in the Saturday governorship election.
The former governor of Lagos State had in a televised broadcast said, “He (Obaseki) does not deserve any
democratic ballot paper. Don’t vote for him, I appeal to all of you.”
One of the allegations raised by Tinubu against Obaseki was preventing the inauguration of lawmakers.
But Obaseki in a press statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Communication Strategy, Mr. Crusoe
“We call on all Edo people, friends of Nigeria and all lovers of democracy to disregard all the comments
by Tinubu, as the allegations about the Edo State House of Assembly and other claims in the broadcast
are completely false.”
Akitu has countered Tinubu by urging the Edo people to come out in mass and for vote for
Obaseki in Saturdays election.