By Boluwaji Faseyi
Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu has won the ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to contest the governorship election in Edo State, slated for September 2020.
The Chairman of the Edo State APC Primary Election Committee, Governor Hope Uzodinma, declared Ize-Iyamu winner of the election’ having polled 27,838 votes, after collation of result form the eighteen local government.
He was followed by Dr Pius Odubu, who scored 3,776, and Mr Osaro Obaze who came distant third with 2,751 votes.
The Edo governorship election in September 19, 2020 will be a straight contest between Ize-Iyamu and the candidate of the PDP, which likely to be the incumbent governor, Godwin Obaseki