• July 29, 2021

Ondo PDP Primary: Eyitayo Jegede Wins Governorship Ticket

By Franca Joseph (AGENDAWATCHDOG)  – The Ondo State People’s Democratic Party  (PDP) Governorship Primary has produced a flag bearer in the person of Eyitayo Jegede  who will bear the party’s banner in the forthcoming Ondo State Governorship poll scheduled to hold on October 10, 2020.

Jegede won the election by polling 888 votes to defeat his closest rival and incumbent Deputy Governor of the state, Agboola Ajayi who garnered 657 votes, and other contestants such as Eddy Olafeso who polled 175 votes, Banji Okunomo who polled 90 votes, Olabode Ayorinde who polled 95 votes and Boluwaji Kunlere who polled 33 votes, Olusola Ebiseeni and Godday Erewa polled 29 and 14 votes respectively.

Chairman of the PDP Primary Election Committee and Governor of Enugu State, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi declared Jegede the winner of the exercise. He was assisted by the Adamawa State Governor, Ahmadu Fintiri, alongside others.

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