Ondo PDP primaries: Ajayi, Jegede in tight race as sorting begins

July 22, 2020
29 Views

Voting by delegates at the ongoing governorship primaries of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has ended.

Following the identification of agents of the eight aspirants by the Governor of Enugu State, Ifeanyi Ugwanyi who is the Chairman of the Primary Election Committee, the sorting of ballots have commenced.

The eight aspirants in the contest are the Deputy Governor of Ondo, Agboola Ajayi who recently defected from the ruling APC to PDP, A former Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Eyitayo Jegede, Dr Bode Ayorinde, Prince Godday Erewa, Dr Eddy Olafeso, Mr Banji Okunomo, Sola Ebiseeni and Senator Boluwaji Kunlere.

Meanwhile, with the sorting ongoing, the race as to who will clinch the ticket is currently tight as Ajayi and Jegede seem to have most votes among other aspirants.

Voting by the 2111 delegates from the 18 local government areas of the states ended around 8:00 pm as the exercise began around 4:00 pm with some aspirants absents during the process.

Ajayi and Jegede who are the top two aspirants command a large support base of PDP members across the three senatorial district of the state.

Whoever emerges the winner in today’s primaries will be confronting Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu who emerged the winner of the APC primaries on Monday as well as other candidates of other parties.

You may be interested

“My landlady gave me quit notice and started my kind of business” – Nkechi Blessing
Gossip
1 views
Gossip
1 views

“My landlady gave me quit notice and started my kind of business” – Nkechi Blessing

admin - October 20, 2020

Nollywood actress, Nkechi Blessing has revealed how her landlady chased her away from her property because she wanted to start…

“I was never chased out of Lagos #EndSARS protest” – Pasuma claims (Video)
Gossip
Gossip

“I was never chased out of Lagos #EndSARS protest” – Pasuma claims (Video)

admin - October 20, 2020

Some hours ago, a video showing the moment Veteran singer, Pasuma was booed and dragged out of the End Sars…

Gossip

“Policemen Forced Me To Take Off My Bra” – #EndSARS Protester, Treasure Nduka Reveals

admin - October 20, 2020

 Treasure Nduka Treasure Nduka, an #EndSARS protester who was harassed, beaten and arrested by police officers during the protest in…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.