In News by Oluwaseun Samuel on the 10th, August, 2020

No Politician’s Ambition Is Value Your Blood, Okunbo Warns Edo Youths

No Politician’s Ambition Is Worth Your Blood, Okunbo Warns Edo Youths


Captain Hosa Okunbo

With about 5 weeks to the September 19 governorship election in Edo State, distinguished Edo citizen, Captain Hosa Okunbo, has suggested youths to not enable any politician use them to perpetrate violence within the state.

The political environment within the state is especially getting heated up with the key actors from the All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic Social gathering participating in verbal assaults and character assassination.

Governor Godwin Obaseki, who’s searching for reelection on the platform of the PDP, would face Osagie Ize-Iyamu of the APC, amongst different contenders.

The state’s legislature has been rocked with disaster of late with totally different factions of the ruling and opposition events attempting to out-do each other.

Circumstances of electoral violence have additionally been recorded on the marketing campaign rallies of the PDP and the APC with youths used as drivers.

However in an announcement on Sunday titled, ‘Captain Okunbo Calls For Violence-Free Ballot In Edo State’, the businessman urged “dad and mom to make sure their youngsters and wards weren’t utilized by politicians to perpetrate violence earlier than, throughout and after the election.”

“Elections would come and go however our nice state would stay. Nothing thrives underneath violence. Our state can solely transfer ahead in a peaceable atmosphere. We should start to redirect our youths from negativism to positivism.

“President Jonathan stated throughout the build-up to the 2015 election and he stood by his phrases that his ambition or that of any politician was not definitely worth the single blood of any citizen. Likewise, no Edo citizen ought to have his or her blood spilled due to the ambition of any politician.

READ ALSO:  Don’t Return To APC After Victory, Fayose Warns Obaseki

“Edo State is the one residence now we have and it’s the solely residence we will establish with. The way forward for our state is pregnant. So allow us to establish strangers in our midst as they intend to import thugs to our midst. Allow us to report such to the police for vital motion,” Okunbo warned.


Got Something To Say:

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *



©Copyright - 2016-2020.

%d bloggers like this:
Visit Us On FacebookVisit Us On Twitter

Fill the forms to signup