BENIN—AHEAD the 2016 governorship election in Edo State, a socio-political organisation, Edo Solidarity Movement, ESM, made up of prominent leaders of Action Congress of Nigeria, ACN, has advocated the installation of functional and incorruptible leadership at the party level.
The group said such a move would ensure that quality persons, who would be accountable to the people, were elected into political offices.
The group, led by the Political Adviser to Governor Adams Oshiomhole, Chief Charles Idahosa, hailed the developmental strides of the governor.
Some of the leaders from the three senatorial districts at the meeting, include Alhaji Usman Shagadi, Harrison Oma-gbon, Gentleman Ame-gor, Modino Emovon, Mr. Oyibo, Crosby Eribo, Mrs Adams, Rev. Egha-revba, among others.
He also stressed the need to fortify the leadership of the party in the state towards electing officers that would emulate the governor’s leadership qualities and bring the dividends of democracy to the people at the grassroots.