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Edo Poll: Chiefs Approve PDP’s Eze-Iyamu

A report says that Osagie Eze-Iyamu, the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for Edo, has been approved by some Benin Palace chiefs for the office. Political endorsements in Nigerian politics is perceived to gleam a candidate’s poll chances.

The endorsers, named Nedoghama Nedo, reportedly comprises chiefs from the palace of the Oba of Benin, traditional priests, business owners and professionals.

Spokesman for the group, the Eson of Benin Kingdom, Amos Osunbor, allegedly said “We have painstakingly assessed the two candidates (Obaseki and Ize-Iyamu) and we have found that Ize-Iyamu is the man for the job.” Exe-Iyamu was reported to have promised he would live up to his billing.

Source: PUNCH


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