The Outgoing Governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole, has made it known that his assignment has been completed following the victory of his party ,All Progressives Congress, APC, in the just concluded governorship election in the state.
The APC governorship candidate, Godwin Obaseki was pronounced as the winner of the election by Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC.
Speaking in an interview program on Channels TV”Sunday Politics”.
According to Oshiomhole, “My mission has been accomplished. This is my very last battle.
“Struggle has been my life from the factory yard to branch union leader to general secretary of textile workers union, to the Nigeria Labour Congress, and then becoming the unofficial opposition to the government offormer President Olusegun Obasanjo.
“While we were struggling for freedom in Abuja, our state had been conquered by two ruthless godfather, but we had to come home to free our people.”
“The PDP is behaving like the proverbial armed robber; the proverbial armed robber that is so skilled that when it is told that it has committed a crime, the armed robber will be the first to run to a police station.
“It is a known fact that if anyone has profited shamelessly from the fraud in any election, including this one, it is PDP.
“Some of the numbers that INEC counted in favour of the PDP were fraudulent,” he said.