APC’s Godwin Obaseki may have been announced as the winner of the Edo state governorship election, but PDP’s governorship candidate Mr Osagie Ize-Iyamu has since rejected the INEC result and promised to challenged the electoral result
Speaking at a protest rally on friday, Mr Osagie Ize-Iyamu said He has received a message from God to recover his mandate
Although the Edo state election result showed that the people of edo state still favoued the APC over PDP, the people democratic party candidates alleged that INEC robbed him and his party PDP by announcing Mr Godwin Obaseki of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the winner of the edo state governorship election. Ize-Iyamu said this in Benin while addressing some protesters, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reported
He said that the alleged robbery of the Edo peoples mandate would not stand, adding that he had been seeking God’s intervention in the past few days.
Ize-Iyamu said his supporters had refused to be violent despite the alleged fake result announced by INEC.
He said that it was lamentable that those who were given the victory by INEC were ashamed of celebrating the victory.
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also speaking at the protest Mr Dan Orbih, the state state chairman of the peoples democratic party, PDP said the party has already began putting modalities in place to challenge the result of the edo state governorship election.
Dan Orbih appealed to protesters to keep the peace while embarking on the street protests, adding that the will of the people must prevail.
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