Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu has been elected as the governorship flagbearer of the All Progressives Congress (APC) In Edo State for the September 2020 election.
Naija News Understands that Imo state governor, Hope Uzodinma declared Ize-Iyamu winner of the direct primary defeating Pius Odubu and Osaro Obazee.
According to report gathered Ize-Iyanmu pulled 27,838 votes, while his closest rival, Dr Pius Odubu scored 3,776, while Mr Osaro Obaze pulled 2,751 votes.
However,The factional acting National Chairman of the All progressive congress party, Chief Victor Giadom, has written the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) not to recognise the recently concluded governorship primary in Edo State.
Speaking via press statement Gaidom stated that he had not authorised and constituted any committee for the Edo State governorship primary.