Breaking: Embattled Edo Governor, Obaseki, dumps APC

Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki

The embattled Governor of Edo State has withdrawn his membership of the All Progressives Congress (APC), the party on whose back he won the governorship seat in 2016 that has now turned its back on him and even determined to stop him from returning to the number one office in the State.

Governor Obaseki, who announced his leave from the APC this Tuesday afternoon after visiting the State House for the second time in less than a month

“I have officially resigned my membership of the All Progressives Congress after meeting with the Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari.

“We shall continue the battle to protect the interest of Edo people and sustain good governance in the state”, the Governor stated.