The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors’ Forum has assured the Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, and his teeming supporters, who on Friday formally joined the party of level playing field.
Chairman of the forum, Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal wished Obaseki God’s blessings and guidance as he subjects himself to the forthcoming primaries of the party.
The PDP governorship primary in Edo state is scheduled to hold on Thursday, June 25, this year.
The PDP Governors’ Forum, in a statement by its Director-General, Hon. C.I.D. Maduabum, Saturday described Obaseki’s entry into PDP “as a homecoming to a democratic platform that accommodates all Nigerians desirous of good governance, accountability and deepening of democratic tenets.
The statement partly reads, “We welcome you to the PDP Governors’ Forum under the leadership of His Excellency, Rt. Hon Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, CFR and all other PDP Governors in the Forum.
“Your entry into the PDP family is a homecoming to a democratic platform that accommodates all Nigerians desirous of good governance, accountability and deepening of democratic tenets.
“The PDP Governors welcome you to use the PDP as a vehicle to enthrone rapid economic, social and infrastructural development of Edo state.
“As you subject yourself to the forthcoming primaries of the party, we wish you success and God’s blessings and guidance.
“The Forum extends the solidarity and support of your colleagues to you and all of your teeming followers into the party and assures you all of accommodation and level playing field.”