Edo governorship: PDP unveils 200-man campaign council 

The Edo state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has launched the campaign council for the September 21, 2024 governorship election.

In a statement, the PDP state organising secretary, Tony Anenih (Jnr.) said members of the campaign council are versatile members of the PDP who have been carefully chosen to deliver the party’s candidate, Dr. Asue Ighodalo.

He noted that the campaign structure has an advisory council to be headed by the Edo state Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki; a management committee; a state campaign council made up of 200 eminent members of the PDP.

The organising secretary also stated that the women wing of the campaign would be headed by the Edo state First Lady, Mrs. Betsy Obaseki, Mrs. Ifeyinwa Ighodalo, and the youth wing to be led by the Deputy National Youth Leader, Timothy Osadolor.

Anenih explained that the selection process was carried out under the direct supervision of the leaders of the party headed by the State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki.

According to him, “I do not have any doubt whatsoever in my mind, that this group of very versatile members of the PDP that have been carefully chosen will deliver our erudite, intellectually sound and broad-minded candidate, Dr. Asuerinme Ighodalo.”