Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has announced his resignation from the ruling party (APC) which recently disqualified him from the upcoming governorship primary.

Announcing his decision to dump the party to State House Correspondents Tuesday shortly after his meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari,

The embattled governor did not say the party on which platform he plans to contest the September governorship election, he had been holding talks with leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party, including governors elected on the platform of PDP.