The Edo State Sports Commission has congratulated his excellency Governor Godwin Obaseki on his recent guber re-election.
According to a statement issued by the Chairman of the Commission Godwin Dudu Orumen, it read:
“It is with great excitement that I on behalf of the entire members of staff of the Edo State Sports Commission congratulate you on your re election for a second term as Governor at the recently concluded September 19th 2020 Governorship election”.
“Indeed it was a hard fought election in which your enviable achievements in your first term propelled you to a well deserved victory”.
“We thank God for His mercy in granting good health and protection during the period that made it possible for you to undertake the election project without hitches and emerged successful at the end”.
“For us at the Edo Sports Commission, we rededicate ourselves to work in conformity with your well articulated blueprint to make Edo State the first stop in sports tourism in Nigeria and hope to continue to enjoy your support and encouragement in order to make this dream a reality to the benefit of our youths who voted overwhelming for you in the just concluded election.
“We wish you well and pray that you achieve more successes in your second term to the admiration of your supporters across the state and beyond”.
Prior to the election, Governor Godwin Obaseki had given adequate support towards the hosting of the National Sports Festival to be hosted by Edo before the event was postponed due to the outbreak of the coronavirus.