Nigeria: Obaseki Emerges PDP Governorship Candidate

Edo State House of Assembly
26 June 2020

Benin City — In what looked like a no contest, Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has been affirmed as the candidate of the People's Democratic Party (PDP)

He pulled 1,952 votes after three aspirants of the party before voting commenced stepped down for him.

A total of number of 2,200 delegates voted in the primary election of which 70 votes were voided with total votes cast put at 2,022 votes

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