…As Council Chairman, Hon. (Barr) Tajudeen Alade & Party Chairman, Prince Kayode Ogunubi receives Asue ighodalo in Akoko-Edo
By Simeon OSAJIE
A head of People’s Democratic Party (PDP) primary in Edo State, a leading governorship aspirant of the party, Dr. Asue Ighodalo has been endorsed by PDP Stakeholders in the Local Government Area.
Dr. Ighodalo was first received by the LGA Chairman, Prince Kayode Ogunubi at the PDP LGA Secretariat, opposite Edo State Inland Revenue Office, Ugbogbo before meeting with PDP Elders and Leaders led by Chief Olu Fashanu.
The motion proposed by Mr. Ademola Shaibu and seconded by Hon. Mrs. P. O. Balogun was unanimously affirmed according to the statement released by Hon. Solomon Taiwo, the PDP Spokesman in the Local Government.
The statement read in parts: “The PDP family in Akoko-Edo has taken a definite position to endorse and stand by Dr. Asue Igodalo till his inauguration as Executive Governor of Edo State.
“Dr. Asue Ighodalo is a man of tremendous capacity and experience who will take Edo State to a higher level of development.”
Amongst the leaders who received Dr. Asue Ighodalo are Barr. Tajudeen Alade, the Executive Chairman of Akoko-Edo Local Government Council, Hon. Chief Shegun Saiki, the Senatorial Chairman of the party, Hon. Kabiru Adjoto, former Speaker Edo State House of Assembly and Hon. Yekini Idaiye, Member representing Akoko-Edo Constituency in the House of Assembly.
Others are Amb. Dele Idaomi, former Director-General, Ministry of Agriculture, Hon. Monday Sule, former Chairman, Edo State Waste Management Board, Mr. Segun Oga, a retired Custom Chief and host of others.