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Finally! Sen. Adams Oshiomhole Congratulates Sen. Monday Okpebholo on his emergence as APC flagbearer 

In what seemed to put to rest the suspicions that the All Progressives Congress (APC) leader in Edo State, Senator Adams Oshiomhole and the party's flagbearer in the forthcoming gubernatorial election, Senator Monday Okpebholo are not at peace, the former has congratulated Sen. Okpebholo on his emergence as the candidate of the party.

Spark News recalls that Senator Okpebholo defeated Hon. Dennis Idahosa in a rescheduled primary election to emerged the APC candidate for the September 21st governorship election in the state.

Meanwhile, feelers has that Hon. Idahosa was Senator Adams preferred candidate, eventhough the former governor has made it clear going into the election that he has not anointed any candidate.

Senator Oshiomhole, in his congratulatory message personally signed by him and made available to Spark News by his senior Aide Hon. Victor Oshioke on Monday in Abuja, said Senator Okpebholo’s victory in the primaries is a reflection of the belief of the party members in his unwavering dedication and commitment to the party.

He however urged the APC candidate to put aside the intrigues of the primaries and extend a hand of fellowship to his co-contestants and all the stakeholders of the party in the state.

Senator Oshiomhole said together the party must forge a strong, united front that resonates with the electorate and secures victory in the Edo governorship election.

The former governor commended Senator Okpebholo for choosing his closest rival in the primaries, Hon. Dennis Idahosa, as his running mate, saying his decision demonstrated great wisdom and foresight.

“Dear Senator Monday Okpebholo,

“I extend my heartfelt congratulations on your well-deserved emergence as the flag bearer of our esteemed party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), for the forthcoming Edo State governorship election. Your victory in the closely contested primaries reflects the belief of our party members in your unwavering dedication and commitment to our party’s core values.

“As we embark on this crucial journey, I urge you to leave behind the intrigues of the primaries and extend a hand of fellowship to all those who contested with you for the ticket, as well as to all stakeholders of our party in the state. Together, we must forge a strong, united front that resonates with the electorate and secures victory in the governorship election on September 21, 2024.

“Your decision to choose Hon. Dennis Idahosa as your running mate, demonstrates great wisdom and foresight. Your joint ticket presents the people of Edo State with the best option to usher in a dynamic, progressive, and responsive government that aligns with the aspirations of our vibrant youth population.

“I am confident in your leadership abilities and believe that, with the support of all APC members across the state, we can restore Edo State to the path of progressive governance, sustainable socio economic growth and political inclusion in all its ramifications.

“Congratulations once again, as I eagerly anticipate our collective efforts towards achieving victory in the upcoming election.

“Yours in the struggle for the rebirth of a greater Edo State that works for all”, Senator Adams Oshiomhole said.

Prevail Inegbenose

Prevail Inegbenose is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Spark Media & Entertainment Ventures, the publisher of Spark News Daily - Nigeria's most sought-after online news platform - Politics, Sport & Entertainment. Prevail Inegbenose hails from Irrua, Esan Central LGA of Edo State. He studied Mass Communication from the prestigious Auchi Polytechnic Auchi and graduated in 2007. Prevail Inegbenose is a veteran journalist with 15 years of active and practical journalism. He has authored so many write-ups, a lot of which had been published in the newspapers, magazines and social media. Hence Prevail Inegbenose is a Journalist, Writer, Researcher, Author, Communication Expert and Consultant, Social Media Influencer, Project Management Expert, Peace Ambassador and Advocate of Good Governance and Better Society. He's a Pastor, in fact the Lead Pastor, House of God Int'l - Rest Tabernacle, Abuja Nigeria.

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