Freshreporters reported that the Edo state All Progressive Congress, APC’s candidate, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu was in a meeting with President Buhari at the Presidential Villa Abuja.
He was led to the Presidential Villa by the Chairman, Caretaker Committee of the ruling party and Governor of Yobe State, Mai Malla Buni, accompanied by Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje.
However, the meeting yielded positive result as President Buhari endorses his candidature for the September 19 governorship election in Edo state.
President Buhari handed over the APC flag to Ize-Iyamu today in Abuja.
He handed the flag in the presence of Chairman, APC Caretaker Committee, Gov. Mai Mala Buni, Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano and Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi.
The APC will flag off their campaign tomorrow in Benin.
The Edo governorship main contenders, Godwin Obaseki and Ize-Iyamu will sort it out on September 19. 2020.