Edo state Governor Godwin Obaseki has submitted his nomination and expression of interest form at the National Secretariat of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
APC National Organising Secretary, Barrister Emma Ibidiro, received the form from the aspirant, in Abuja on Wednesday.
A group, the Obaseki Mandate Forum, had purchased the nomination form for Obaseki, which cost N22.5 million Naira.
Obaseki will now go head-to-head with Ize-Iyamu, a former Secretary to Edo State Government, at the June 22nd APC diriect primaries.
The Edo state governorship election is scheduled to hold on September 19th.