EDO STATE, NIGERIA – Governor Adams Oshiomhole, has accused Governors in the South-South of plotting with the Edo Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to rig the governorship polls which was slated to hold on September 10, 2016.
Oshiomhole also alleged that the PDP in Edo state hired 8,000 militants to rig the governorship elections.
The Edo Governor said this when he hosted the Inspector –General of Police, Ibrahim Idris at the Edo Government House.
He alleged that the Edo PDP liaised with Governors of Rivers and Delta states to bring militants to the state and disrupt the elections.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State has described the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) claim that it influenced the postponement of the state governorship elections as idiotic.