Edo election: Obaseki gives condition for accepting defeat

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Come September, 19,2020 the people of Edo will elect a Governor, current Governor of Edo State Godwin Obaseki  has stated that he would accept defeat if he loses in a free and fair election.

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Daily Times understands that the two major figures in the EDO 2020, Governor Obaseki, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), and Pastor Ozagie Ise-iyamu, the Candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) have been exchanging words and promises ahead of the poll.

Speaking with newsmen in Abuja on Tuesday, Obaseki expressed that as a democrat he would accept the outcome of a free contest, adding: “but by every indication today, I’m sure of a convincing victory.”

The Governor paid the Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu a visit at the Force Headquarters in Abuja.

He expressed that he visited the Police chief because of the security of voters and tension in Edo State.

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