Philip Shaibu, the deputy governor of Edo State, is certain he will be the flagbearer of the People’s Democratic Party’s (PDP) for Edo in the next gubernatorial election
Shaibu, who was a guest on Politics Today on Channels Television on Thursday, stated that Obaseki will back him in spite of their disagreements.
“I can bet you that Mr. Godwin Obaseki, the Governor of Edo State, my boss, and my senior brother will support me,” he said.
“He has said it at the secretariat where we had our stakeholders meeting that whoever wins, he will support, and whoever wins is nobody but Philip Shaibu.”
Meanwhile, the PDP has set February 3 as the date for its primary election, where a flagbearer will be chosen for the governorship election.