Less than twenty four hours after its candidate, Osagie Ize-Iyamu was endorsed by president Muhammad, the All Progressives Congress has flagged off its campaign ahead of the Governorship election in Edo state.
The campaign which held at the University of Benin’s Sports Complex, Benin-city has major APC chieftains in attendance, including Chairman of its caretaker committee, Mai Mala-Buni.
Alao in attendance were the Governors of Kano, Imo, Kaduna, Osun, and former Chairman of the party, Adams Oshiomhole, as well as some Ministers.
Before the campaign was flagged -off, the APC chieftains alongside Ize-Iyamu paid a courtesy visit to the Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II to seek his blessings.
Ize-Iyamu will battle incumbent Edo state Governor, Godwin Obaseki, among other candidates for the top office in Edo state come September 19, 2020.