Edo Women Present Female Governorship Aspirant
It was a carnival-like at the Edo state All Progressives Congress Secretariat yesterday when women across party line presented Mrs. Tina Agbarha to the leadership of the party as the only female governorship aspirant in the state forthcoming September 10th election.
Presenting Agbarha before Barrister Anselm Ojezua led Edo state APC executives, Dr. A. Amadesun, APC woman leader said the female folks cannot continuously be playing second fiddle in Nigeria politic hence, they decided to feed an aspirant.
Amadesun said that Edo state women are united in their quest to produce the first Governor in Nigeria after the party failed in Court in Taraba state.
“My party leaders, as you can see here today, the Edo women are here in thousands in solidarity to our course of producing the first female Governor.
” The people you see here today are not just APC women, we have women across all political lines, including from PDP because their party too couldn’t feed any female aspirant. The market women, even the men are also behind us in this struggle. She said.
Addressing the mammoth crowd in front of the party Secretariat, Mrs. Tina Agbarha said Edo women have decided to speak with one voice, hence she is ready to take the battle of leadership in the state.
She said change begin with women and she fully ready to build on the achievements recorded by Comrade Adams Oshiomhole.
Agbarha said she is also ready to March her men colleagues in the race words for words and money for money in ensuring she secure the party ticket.