The Amedokhian Development Association has endorsed the governorship bid of Mr Iyoha John Darlington. Mr Darlington is the Edo State Peoples Party of Nigeria (PPN) guber candidate for the 2020 election.
In a ceremony held in Lagos, the Amedokhian Development Association Chairman, Francis Ugele, stated that the association is fully in support of Mr Darlington’s candidacy, stressing that it’s high time a people-oriented governor took over the reins of Edo State.
The Vice Chairman of the association, Lawrence okhie, described Mr Darlington as “a dynamic and ebullient young man with a burning desire to better the lot of the Edo people”.
The ceremony was attended by prominent men from Amedokhian, Uromi, who formally resolved to join forces with the PPN governorship candidate to rebuild the state.
The association promised to throw its weight behind Iyoha John Darlington by giving him the necessary support in all ramifications to ensure that he becomes the next governor of Edo State.
Amedokhian Development Association members in attendance agreed to reach out to the sons and daughters of Edo State in Nigeria and abroad so as to garner their support for Mr Darlington.
Justice Joseph Obhiozele, a retired Judge in Oxford, England, who said the opening prayers, thanked the members of the Amedokhian Development Association for joining forces with their son at this critical period to lead this salvage operations to the state.
He expressed confidence in the sinews of the association, saying that their support will go a long way in ensuring that Mr Darlington becomes the next occupant of Osadebe House.