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PDP can’t win Edo, APC tells Jonathan

30 September 2014, 14:31

Benin City - The All Progressives Congress (APC) has described President Goodluck Jonathan's claim that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will win Edo State in 2016 as a tall dream that would never come into fruition, reports Daily Independent.

The party was reacting to President Goodluck Jonathan declaration at a PDP rally in Benin City that the party would win Rivers and Edo states back in 2015 and 2016.

Charles Idahosa, Special Adviser to Governor Adams Oshiomhole on Political Matters and a member of the state APC caucus, said Tom Ikim who the President is backing on to deliver the state to the PDP has lost political relevance in the state.

He reminded the President that the Binis who constitute over 50 percent of the population of Edo State have been marginalised in his government and who therefore not vote for the PDP.

Read more at Daily Independent.

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