Edo Gov. Godwin Obaseki has presented his nomination form for re-election to President Muhammadu Buhari in a move to spite the seven APC governors and party leader Bola Tinubu who equally met in Lagos on Edo guber election in September. BREAKING!! Buhari Chief Of Staff Denied Obaseki Entering To See The President (HAPPENING NOW)
The Lagos group had met Tinubu on how to resolve the eternal crisis between the APC governor and his predecessor Adams Oshiomhole who also doubles as the party national chairman. END OF THE ROAD !! Obaseki Begs Profusely As Tinubu, Others Tell Him To Prepare For Direct Primary
Obaseki had kicked against the decision of the NWC to adopt direct primary in the state. But Tinubu insisted the NWC decision stands. Edo 2020: APC NWC May Screen Out Obaseki Over Certificate Issue
The directive, many believe, could affect the chances of the governor who is contesting the party ticket with a PDP returnee Osagie Ize-Iyamu.I’m under attack for dislodging warlords in Edo, says Obaseki
Iyamu is Oshiomhole candidate, and Obaseki’s nemesis. Both of the aspirants have picked the party nomination forms in Abuja. Obaseki goes tough on Oshiomhole, says he risks expulsion from APC
Obaseki’s running to Abuja is not absolutely unexpected since Tinubu has supported his man Friday Oshiomhole by endorsing the direct primary.