By Simeon OSAJIE
As we approaches February 25 general election, a group known as ‘Concerned Edo Citizens Forum’ (CECF) has throw it’s weight behind Sunny Aguebor, candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for Oredo Federal Constituency and urged eligible voters in Oredo local government area to queue behind Aguebor to emerged victorious during the election.
According to the convener of the group, Comrade Roy Oribhabor, the Convener and Comrade Felix Osas Osagie, the Director of Publicity, the decision to endorse Sunny Aguebor was reached in an enlarged world conference held in Benin City, Edo State capital.
In a statement signed by Comrade Roy Oribhabor, the Convener and Comrade Felix Osas Osagie, the Director of Publicity, the CECF urged residents of Oredo local government area to vote Sunny Aguebor of the PDP to represent Oredo Federal Constituency in the lower chamber of the National Assembly. The group further enumerated the reasons they endorsed Sunny Aguebor for Federal House of Representatives.
The group noted that Oredo people need a personality like Sunny Aguebor with a track record of employment generation, empowerment and philanthropy to represent them in the House of Representatives.
According to the group, “It has become pertinent to inform the general public and the good people of Oredo that Sunny Aguebor, aka BIBI, is hereby endorsed to represent the good people of Oredo in the House of Representatives in Abuja based on his great intellect, audacious vision, effective representations and physical courage to agitate for the downtrodden in Oredo based on his track records over the years.
“As a calm, homely, distinguished, dynamic industrialist , with several workers under his employment clearly demonstrate Sunny Aguebor’s concern for the people through employment; above all, he’s a great philanthropist and down to earth and will bring his experience from diaspora to represent the good people of Oredo accordingly.
“Sunny Aguebor is a square peg seeking a square hole, he is the people’s choice and victory for him will guarantee quality and effective representation because the people of Oredo derserve the best and Sunny Aguebor is the best of all the candidates evaluated. we are proud to associate and endorse him accordingly”.
While assuring of their readiness to mobilise voters to vote for Aguebor (BiBi) on election day, the group urged Edo South voters to cast their vote for him and admonished politicians to play by the rules.
“BIBI as he is fondly called is most qualified and building humanity for a better tomorrow selflessly is his watchword and emotionally inclined about truth and reality.
“Our lost basic things owing to an outcome of failed leadership over the day, week, months and years would be restored through accountability and sincere governance.
“We call on the good people of Oredo to massively vote for him on the platform of PDP to enable him deliver the dividends of democracy and quality representation.
“We call on all politicians to work according to the principles and tenets of democracy. As concerned Edo Citizens, we will mobilize across the wards to secure victory for Sunny Aguebor at the poll because he is our candidate for the election come 2023“, the group said.