The Edo State Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu, has alleged that some unknown males are at the moment in Edo State to assassinate some high-profile personalities within the state.
He said this throughout a press convention in Benin Metropolis, the capital of Edo State on Saturday.
The Deputy Governor mentioned President Muhammadu Buhari ought to rise to the event and name the safety businesses to “do their work ”
He mentioned the state won’t be a theatre of warfare if these items are handled.
“We have now intelligence that some people are in Edo state and their task is to return and assassinate some identified people within the state.
“So I’m hereby bringing to the discover of most of the people that these individuals are on the town and we’ve communicated to the safety businesses about their actions and why they’re on the town.
“For us, we’ll proceed to attraction to our folks to not search for bother; to not disturb any program,” including that they’re law-abiding and have an obligation to guard lives and properties.
Recall that Shaibu had not too long ago revealed that he fought for the previous Nationwide Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Adams Oshiomhole.
He mentioned it was the identical approach he’ll battle for Godwin Obaseki, and that his loyalty to the Governor is unwavering.
Shaibu said this when he addressed reporters on Thursday, in response to Channels Tv, revealing how Oshiomhole wished him to hitch the transfer to unseat Obaseki.
Shaibu had earlier alleged that lawmakers have been mobilised to purchase folks’s votes throughout the upcoming governorship election.
Shaibu, nonetheless, urged folks of the state to vote such lawmakers out, although he didn’t disclose their id.