Tijani Rasheed Segun, Benin
The All Progressives Congress (APC) Governorship Candidate for the Edo 2020 election, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu on Monday stated that has a clear-cut agenda for development of the state.
Ize-Iyamu disclosed this during an interview on Politics Today, a programme on Channels TV, monitored by our correspondent.
The PDP Candidate at Edo State 2016 governorship election emerged winner of APC primaries conducted on Monday in 192 wards.
He said: ”All I want to let you know is that I am well grounded in Edo. People know me; I have lived there all my life and they believe in me. And they want somebody that understands their problems and is able to solve them. I am sincere, focused and I have a clear-cut agenda of what I want to do.
“That is why I am standing and I believe on the basis of that I will win the election overwhelmingly. I don’t need any godfather to win.”
Ize-Iyamu however noted he would the election without godfather
According to him, the only godfather I have is God. I am sure that is obvious to you. Adams Oshiomhole is the national chairman of the party and I have immense respect for him. And there are other leaders. Adams Oshiomhole was not in Edo today and yet I won the 18 local governments. We have mutual respect for each other and I will not disrespect him because anybody wants to insult him.