The Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, has mentioned Adams Oshiomhole and Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, will proceed to be a risk to Nigeria’s democracy, so long as they continue to be godfathers.
Obaseki acknowledged this whereas showing on Come up TV on Tuesday.
“The problem with folks like Oshiomhole and Ahmed Tinubu is that if they don’t settle for and alter their model and angle, they pose a giant hazard to our democracy as a result of they’re extra-constitutional gamers,” Obaseki mentioned.
“They constituted themselves into what they are saying they’re with none constitutional obligations and attempt to overlord themselves over individuals who have constitutional authority and if we enable them to proceed it’s going to destroy our democracy,” he mentioned.
Obaseki fell out with Oshiomhole, his predecessor and a former nationwide chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), forward of the governorship election.
Oshiomhole, who was instrumental in Obaseki’s victory in 2016, turned his antagonist, taking sides with Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu of the APC.
A number of days to the polls, Tinubu, the APC’s Nationwide Chief, launched a video clip urging the folks of the state to vote Obaseki out.
However Obaseki went on to win the election, beating Ize-Iyamu with a margin of 84,336 votes.