Godwin Obaseki : one of the governorship aspirants
Accreditation of All Progressives Party(APC) delegates for the primaries to select the governorship candidate of the party ahead of the Sept. 10, Governorship election, is ongoing at the three different centres in Benin.
The News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) correspondents report that the centres comprised George Idah Primary School, GRA, Imaguero College, Sapele road and Agbado Primary school, along Akpakpava Road in Benin.
While Edo South and Edo central delegates are being accredited at Agbado and George Idah primary schools respectively, delegates from Edo North are being screened at Imaguero College.
NAN reports that accreditation, being supervised by party officials from the APC national headquarters, commenced at 10 AM at the centres.
Security agents are visible in the accreditation centres while they cordon off Stadium Road that leads to the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin, venue of the primaries.
The security agents are drawn from the police, NSCDC, the army and Department of State Security Service.
The Party primaries is to allow APC choose its torch bearer for the Sept. 10 governorship election
The Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State-led APC National Delegation on Friday assured aspirants of a level playing field at the primaries(NAN)
Source:: PM Newspaper