Re-eleted Governor of Edo State Godwin Obaseki has described his seccess in the Edo State 2020 governorship election in the state as a victory over godfatherism.
The sitting gobernor made the statement today immediately after he was declared the winner of Yesterday’s gobernatorial election in Edo State by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), with the poll figure 307,955 votes to defeat all other candidates including Osagie Ize-Iyamu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who polled 223,619 votes.
INEC’s Returning Officer, Prof. Akpofure Rim-Rukeh declared Obaseki winner of the Edo State 2020 governorship election.
Speaking after his electoral victory, the Governor while commending the people of Edo State, and the party leaders described his re-election as “triumph over godfatherism”.