Viral photos have shown the level the beef between Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki and his deputy Phillip Shaibu.
The severally shared picture taken inn Edo State Government House showed security personnel stopping the Shaibu, from assessing the Governor, Godwin Obaseki at a public function on Sunday.
In the viral photos on social media platforms, Obaseki was seen sitting with his wife while the security aide stood in front of him to stop his deputy to from walking over to his side during the Interdenominational Thanksgiving Church Service to mark Edo’s 32nd year anniversary, held at the Festival Hall, Government House.
Shaibu and his principal are reported to be fighting over his rumoured 2024 governorship ambition following his return from vacation in the United States.
Speaking after the denial, Shaibu pledged his loyalty to Obaseki, adding that his loyalty has nothing to do with his ambition to become the governor of the state.