PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, will on Tuesday, September 6, lead the All Progressives Congress, APC, members to Benin, Edo State for the governorship campaigns finale. Anselm Ojezua, chairman, APC in Edo State, disclosed this while addressing journalists in Benin on Monday, September 5. Ojezua also said that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and all the APC governors would be at the event. He said that the rally would take place at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin.
The governorship poll in the state will hold on Saturday, September 10. Ojezua said that the National Campaign Council for the election headed by Governor Akinwumi Ambode of Lagos state was already in Benin to prepare grounds for the rally. He said that all arrangements had been concluded to ensure that the event was hitch-free. “Anytime APC is holding rally, there is always mass mobilisation. Once the people know that the president is coming this time around, our people will be so excited to receive him,” he said.
Ojezua appealed to the people, in respective of party affiliation, to come out enmasse to welcome the president and his entourage to the state.
— Sep 5, 2016 @ 17:58 GMT