At the centenary birthday thanksgiven of msgr. Thomas Ojeghe and 18th Canonical Erection Anniversary of the Diocese of Auchi held at Immaculate Conception Cathedral in Auchi. The governor of Edo state Mr. Godwin Obaseki at the weekend said he has no personal grudges against his predecessor Comrade Adams Oshiomhole.
The governor said, he only dislike his style of politics he disclosed this to news men in Auchi, Etsako-west Local Government in Edo state. At the ceremony, Obaseki exchanged greetings with elbow-bump in compliance with COVID-19 with Adam Oshiomhole.
The Governor retaliated the fact that both of them are sons of Edo, who has the interest of the state at heart, he used the occasion to clear the air,
The governor said: “I don’t have anything personal against Oshiomhole. I may not like his politics, but he has not done anything personal against me. We all are interacting with the interest of the country and the development of our community at heart.”
Obaseki used the opportunity to throw light on the Zonal Congress of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), which was scheduled to hold this Saturday, was postponed due to the local government elections taking place in Delta State.
“The Zonal Congress, which was to hold today has been postponed to Tuesday and it’s a normal routine to satisfy the party’s constitution; there is nothing amiss,” he added.
On his part, Oshiomhole, who was a guest at the event, hailed his successor, Governor Obaseki, describing him as ‘his brother and friend.
Oshiomhole stated: “Once the governor speaks, the matter ends. The governor knows that pensioners here might not be able to do much, that is why he said every other thing required to complete the hostel of the Catholic School of Nursing and Midwifery in Uzairue, his government will do.”