Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, within the final governorship election, in Edo State, has appealed to the winner of the election, Governor Godwin Obaseki to return to the APC.
Ize-Iyamu stated this in a tv broadcast on Wednesday night time.
“We’re going to discuss to everyone. We’re going to convey everyone again. I wish to salute my brother, the governor. I want to enchantment to him to return to the social gathering. In each household, we now have a disagreement,” he stated.
The APC candidate stated he doesn’t need the governor, whom he described as his senior brother, to make the identical mistake he, (Ize-Iyamu) made.
“I made that mistake earlier than and I’ve come to grasp that it was a grievous error and I cannot need him as a senior brother to make the identical mistake.
“I’ll prefer to enchantment to him to put aside his anger and are available again. In APC, he’s recognised as a pacesetter and it will be troublesome for him to be recognised as a pacesetter within the new social gathering he’s going to.
“Actually, we’re able to work with him and all well-meaning Edo folks. We consider it’s time to convey peace again to Edo State,” he added.
Obaseki defeated Ize-Iyamu within the Saturday governorship election, based on the end result introduced by the Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee, INEC.
The Governor dumped the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, after he was disqualified from contesting the primaries over alleged certificates points.
He decamped to the opposition Peoples Democratic Social gathering, PDP, the place he was obtained and given the ticket to run within the governorship election.
Ize-Iyamu was the usual bearer of the APC and was backed by the previous Nationwide Chairman of the social gathering, Adams Oshiomhole.