By Victor Osehobo
…as National Union of Edo South Youths Endorse Him
Frontline APC gubernatorial aspirant Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu has reiterated the fact that he is not desperate to be Governor but rather for things to be better for Edo state.
Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu was addressing Leaders and members of the National Union of Edo South Youths, who on Tuesday endorsed him as their preferred aspirant to fly the APC flag at the forthcoming gubernatorial primaries.
He commended the group for deeming it fit to identify with his project which he said is designed to change the status quo in Edo to a better one in the overall interest of Edo people.
Emphasising that Edo state cannot remain where it is Pastor Ize-Iyamu said ,”Edo must move forward”, but that this is one task which can only be actualised by an individual who is, “accountable, accessible, humane, humble and sincere about making things better “.
Acoording to Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu such a person must see politics as a rescue mission and be one who grew up in Edo state, has deep roots in Edo state and understands the terrain holistically.
Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu who appreciated the group for identifying with his project also commended their rationale for coming together to articulate ideas and views on how to improve the lot of Edo south senatorial and urged them to sustain the efforts.
Leader of the group, Comrade Collins Osaghae Amadin, who was lead speaker of the group, said that members were mainly Youths who are tested grassroots mobilizers drawn from all the 7 local government areas of the state.