Breaking: Ize-Iyamu wins Edo APC gubernatorial primary election
By our correspondent
Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu has won the governorship primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the September 2020 election.
The chairman of the election panel and governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma, declared Ize-Iyamu winner of the direct primary on Monday evening.
Edo 2020: APC holds governorship primaries APC holds governorship primary election in Edo (PHOTO) Ize-Iyamu defeated Pius Odubu and Osaro Obazee to clinch the party’s ticket ahead of the election slated for September, 2020.
Uzodinma announced that Ize-Iyamu garnered 27,388 votes while his rival, Pius Odubu, polled only 3,776 votes.
“Iyamu, having scored highest in the primary election, is hereby returned candidate of the APC in the coming governorship election,” he said.