Oshiomhole & co are tamed lions & tigers, now in zoo —Obaseki
The Edo State governor-elect, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has alluded to his predecessor and former national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, along with other APC players in the state as lions and tigers now that have now been tamed in the zoo.
Mr. Obaseki made the comment on Monday while speaking to party supporters at the Museum Ground, Kings square in Benin City.
The event was preceded by a victory road show across various streets of the city.
Speaking, Obaseki thanked the Edo people for helping him to secure victory during the state governorship election held on Saturday, September 19.
While addressing his supporters Obaseki said:
“The message of Saturday’s governorship election for this government is to go and work for Edo people.
“It is clear and Edo people have spoken that we should work for them and transform the state.
“You have helped me cage the lions and tigers in the state.
“You will never see them again in Edo State because they are all in the zoo now where they belong.
“Today, I promise you that we will work for Edo people because no one will hinder us from delivering the dividends of democracy to Edo people.
“I will collaborate with my brother and deputy governor, Philip Shaibu to work for Edo people.
“I thank everyone residing in Edo State; you have spoken and we have heard you and are ready to work for you.”