In News by Oluwaseun Samuel on the 05th, October, 2020

Pastor Ize-Iyamu Reveals New Ways He Plans To Use To Unseat Governor Obaseki

Pastor Ize-Iyamu Reveals New Tactics He Plans To Use To Unseat Governor Obaseki

Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu and Godwin Obaseki

Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu and Godwin Obaseki

 

The candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) within the Edo September 19 governorship election, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu has revealed he won’t problem the result of the electon on the tribunal.

 

He has nevertheless revealed a plan to unseat Obaseki.

 

In accordance with him, he’ll go forward with the swimsuit difficult the suitability of Governor Godwin Obaseki to take part within the election.

 

Obaseki defeated the APC candidate within the election to safe a second time period because the governor of Edo State within the outcome declared by the Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee on 20 September in Benin metropolis, the capital of Edo State.

 

However the APC candidate, in a press release issued on his behalf on Monday by John Mayaki, the publicity secretary of his marketing campaign council, famous that he’ll proceed with the pre-election fits as a result of the PDP and its flag-bearer have additionally proceed to pursue the 13 pre-election fits in varied courts towards him and his get together.

 

In accordance with the assertion, Ize-Iyamu spoke on Sunday after a thanksgiving service at Soul Winners Parish of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) in Benin.

 

He famous that one in every of instances by the PDP was heard in a courtroom in Benin on 2nd October, 2020, days after the election.

“On our half, we had filed two pre-election instances towards the PDP and its flag-bearer difficult their eligibility to contest the election. These are all lawful and integral elements of the electoral course of in any democracy, which we should all respect and acknowledge as real democrats.

“The result of those pending instances have direct impact on the election. Consequently, now we have determined to proceed with our pre-election instances in full train of our authorized rights, simply as our opponents have thought-about it their prerogative to additionally proceed with their pre-election instances towards us.”

 

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Nonetheless, Ize-Iyamu stated although the election was riddled with a whole lot of malpractices and incidents of violence, he won’t institute any motion on the tribunal to problem the result.

 

In accordance with him, opposite to the narrative within the media, the election was neither free nor honest.

“There have been a number of episodes of violence, voter intimidation and falsification of outcomes. Specifically, there have been illegal cancellation of outcomes significantly from Urhonigbe South and North in Orhiomwon, whereas outcomes have been falsified from many polling items in Ofunama in Ovia South West, and in elements of Ovia North East, Owan West, Oredo, Egor, Ikpoba-Okha, Esan North East, Esan West, Esan South East, and Uhunmwode Native Authorities Areas,” Ize-Iyamu stated.

 

He additionally claimed that two individuals have been killed through the election, whereas gun-wielding thugs took over collation centres in lots of places with out the intervention of law-enforcement brokers.

 

As well as, the APC governorship candidate stated there have been additionally a number of instances of malfunctioning card readers, which disenfranchised duly registered voters in addition to many instances of unregistered voters voting with pre-purchased voters’ playing cards not collected by their precise homeowners.

 

“These malpractices may simply type the premise to problem the election outcomes. Now we have, nevertheless, determined to not begin an election petition. That is to keep away from additional stress within the state. We’re additionally aware that the management of our nice get together, the All Progressives Congress (APC), and plenty of well-placed people have made pronouncements endorsing the method, which now we have chosen to respect.

“Nonetheless, we should emphasise that elections are excess of precise voting, simply as democracy consists of extra than simply elections.

It’s on this gentle that we draw consideration to the truth that the Peoples Democratic Get together (PDP) and its flag-bearers have continued to pursue a number of pre-election fits in varied courts towards us, all totaling 13. Certainly one of such instances got here up within the Excessive Court docket, Benin on 2nd October, 2020, days after the election.

“On our half, we had filed two pre-election instances towards the PDP and its flag-bearer difficult their eligibility to contest the election. These are all lawful and integral elements of the electoral course of in any democracy, which we should all respect and acknowledge as real democrats.

“The result of those pending instances have direct impact on the election. Consequently, now we have determined to proceed with our pre-election instances in full train of our authorized rights, simply as our opponents have thought-about it their prerogative to additionally proceed with their pre-election instances towards us,” he stated.

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