The Nationwide Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) and previous Governor of Edo State, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has turned down Christmas items from the point out government in Edo.
Newswatch reports that the Exclusive Adviser to Edo Condition Governor on Media and Communications, Mr Crusoe Osage, unveiled this in a statement in Benin on Wednesday.
Osagie explained the regular Xmas offers reserved for previous governors of the point out that have been sent to Oshiomhole have been turned again.
He explained that messengers from the state authorities were being dispatched to produce the gifts on Christmas eve.
“The messengers mentioned they achieved the mother of the previous governor who rejected the goods, stating that her son would not take the gifts.
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“The reward products intended for Comrade Oshiomhole consist of 4 cows and 10 bags of rice”.
He claimed the distribution of Christmas presents was an once-a-year ritual by the point out government which serves as an expression of enjoy, further more strengthening the ties involving the federal government and the people.
He stated the items were dispersed to other governing administration functionaries, political appointees, heads of security agencies, conventional rulers, religious leaders and heads of institutions of larger mastering, between other well known people in the modern society.
Osagie claimed Obaseki and Comrade Oshiomhole had been locked in a political tussle over the governor’s plan choices targeted on prioritising the peoples’ welfare as in opposition to pressures by a handful of politicians to share the state’s assets.
He explained the governor experienced set the political rift apart to perform the ritual of sending the presents to Comrade Oshiomhole.