National leader of the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) and former Governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu says Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has made the party proud with his record of performance in his first term as Governor of the state.
He said that with such performance, the ACN is poised to take power at the federal level come 2015.
Speaking at a reception held shortly after the second term inauguration of Comrade Adams Oshiomhole in Benin City, Asiwaju Tinubu “I thank you for the courage, for your commitment and dedication to duty. We will take power in the centre come 2015 with this performance,” he noted.
“Oshio Baba is a bundle of achievement and development vision. He is a short man but with the tallest brain and fattest vision and he took himself from an ordinary agitator to a performer. We thank you for making us proud today, in the last four years you have made us proud indeed,” he added.
According to him, Comrade Oshiomhole has made Edo state the centre of trade and development and he has swept through Nigeria like a colossus.
Other speakers at the ceremony which include the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, Dr. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State, Chief Ibikun Amosun of Ogun State, former governor of Anambra State, Senator Chris Ngige and other Action Congress of Nigeria Chieftains, described Comrade Oshiomhole as an inspiration and that the people of Edo State really spoke with their votes insisting the state moves forward.
In his speech, the Governor thanked everybody for standing by him and promised by God’s grace, together with the people and leadership of the Action Congress of Nigeria he will remain focused and committed to deliver Edo State to the next level.