By Simeon OSAJIE
As the 2023 general election gathers momentum, aspirants for various elective positions have started going round their constituencies to consult and solicit for support.
And so it was in the predominantly agrarian community of Ewohimi in Esan South-East Local Government Area of Edo State on Wednesday 12th January 2022 when Prince Lewis Osobase popularly called “Super Leader” by his admirers held consultations with the Youths, Women Elders and Chiefs to determine the political direction of the community.
In keeping with the adage that charity begins at home, Prince Lewis Osobase inform his people that he was desirous to seek election to the House of Representatives adding that it was incumbent on him to begin his consultation with his people at Ewohini before moving to other wards in the Federal Constituency.
He therefore solicited for their cooperation and assistance to achieve the desired goal of representing Esan North-East/Esan South-East Federal Constituency in the National Assembly. He also used the opportunity to request for their assistance in reaching out to other component wards in the federal constituency.
Present at the huge crowd included former chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), Solomon Aguele, Dr. Israel Agueke, Chief M. I. Enohumah, among others.
Prince Lewis Obobase is an Accounting graduate of Ambrose Alli University (AAU) Ekpoma, holds a Master Degree in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Benin.
He attended the Emerging Leaders Executive Program at the Ivy League Harvard University in the United States and the Strategic Leadership Program at Oxford University in the United Kingdom both in 2014. He is Chief Executive of many national and international businesses and his business ventures include Oil and Gas, Retail and Security among several others.