Edo election: Ize-Iyamu reveals how a lot Obaseki gave Oshiomhole for his marketing campaign

The All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate for the Edo State election holding on Saturday, Osagie Ize-Iyamu, has claimed that the incumbent, Governor Godwin Obaseki, solely donated N100,000 to Adams Oshiomhole’s marketing campaign in 2008.

Ize-Iyamu acknowledged this on Sunday, throughout a governorship debate organized by Channels Tv.

Oshiomhole dominated Edo State from 2008 to 2016 and campaigned for Obaseki in 2016, when he contested in opposition to Ize-Iyamu, who was the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Occasion (PDP) on the time.

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Obaseki claimed that Oshiomhole didn’t have cash to prosecute his ambition again in 2008, so he and a few buddies supported him.

“I put collectively plans for his administration and for eight years, I labored professional bono to make him succeed,” Obaseki stated.

However Ize-Iyamu dismissed the claims, saying Obaseki didn’t have sufficient assets to affect Oshiomhole’s victory.

“Once I heard that he claimed that he raised the cash, I laughed. And the primary time I noticed Oshiomhole after a very long time, I requested him. The truth is that the cash Governor Obaseki introduced for Oshiomhole’s election, his personal contribution was N100,000.

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“We all know how we raised cash for Comrade Adams Oshiomhole’s election. So, I’m stunned that in public like this, we are able to proceed with a lie that was meant to decorate you up for political acceptability,” Ize-Iyamu stated.

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