He stated this during the inauguration of the Edo State PDP Campaign Council for the 2020 governorship election, at the party secretariat in Benin City.
According to him, “the PDP has the best candidates for the election, stressing that the governor and his deputy have given a good account of themselves and they surely deserve a second term to continue the great work.
He said the duo have demonstrated uncommon leadership qualities in charting a road map for the development of the state.
“You inherited the highest debts ever in the history of our state. Through prudent management and financial discipline, you have reduced our indebtedness and embarked on infrastructural development, digitalised payment of pensions to pensioners. Clearing all arrears and prompt and regular payment to pensioners”
He said the governor has undertaken institutional reforms and social welfare enhancement, agricultural support and development, and made the state investor-friendly.
Chief Orbih commended the courage of the governor for daring to investigate the fraud in the award and execution of the Central Hospital contract in Benin.