Home / Local News / Gov Obaseki Of Edo Promises To Build On Ogbemudia’s Legacies

Gov Obaseki Of Edo Promises To Build On Ogbemudia’s Legacies

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki has said that he will build on the legacies of the former governor of defunct Bendel state, Dr Samuel Ogbemudia who died on Thursday aged 84.

He said he’ll build on Ogbemudia’s legacies to transform the state.

He made the pledge when he visited the family of the late former governor to condole with the members in Benin.

Obaseki, who was represented by his the Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu, said Ogbemudia did great work in different spheres of development in the state.

READ ALSO  "There's a lot of pull-her down syndrome in our society' - Mo Abudu

He described Ogbemudia as a great man, who left a good footprint for Edo and Delta states to emulate in terms of development.

Obaseki prayed that God should give the family the fortitude to bear the loss, adding that the state would continue to remember the former governor for good.

READ ALSO  Sapele Residents Protest Epileptic Power Supply, Send SOS To Fashola

In his response, Samuel Ogbemudia, the eldest son of the deceased, lauded the state government for its support during their late father’s sick period.

He appealed to the government to continue to stand by the family at all times.

The late Ogbemudia, who was military and civilian governor of the defunct Bendel state at different times, died on Thursday night in Lagos.

About Tenoverten

No.1 Nigeria's Leading Website with Informations Focusing on Technology | Music | Sports | Entertaiments And More!

Check Also

Letter Containing White Powder And Racist Message Sent to Prince Harry And His Fiancee Meghan Markle

A letter with white powder and a racist message was sent to Prince Harry and …

Leave a Reply