INEC names Edo Speaker, Igbinedion others as Edo PDP candidates



By Ozioruva Aliu

BENIN CITY – THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has named Barr. Omosede Igbinedion, Speaker of the Edo State House of Assemblu, Marcus Onobun, Barr. Jimoh Ijegbai and a former Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Hon Kabiru Adjoto among others as candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party for the House of Representatives in various constituencies for next year’s general election.

   Igbinedion is gunning to represent Ovia Federal constituency while Onobun is contesting to represent Esan West/Esan Central and Igueben federal constituency, Hon Adjoto is seeking election to represent Akoko-Edo federal constituency while Hon Ijegbai is gunning to represent Owan Federal Constituency.

   Senatorial candidates on the updated list in the website of INEC also have Hon Matthew Iduoriyekemwen for Edo South, Senator Clifford Ordia for Edo Central and Senator Francis Alimekhena for Edo North.

   Edo PDP candidates preciously  published…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper