Kogi governorship election: APC suspends campaign, gives reason

The All Progressive Congress (APC) in Kogi State, on Sunday, suspended the ongoing gubernatorial campaign.

Citing reason, the party noted that the decision was in honour of late King Ado Ibrahim, the Ohinoyi of Ebira Land.

Blueprint reports that the paramount ruler died on Sunday after a brief illness at the age of 95.

A statement issued on Sunday by the secretary of Ododo/Oyibo Campaign Headquarters, Council, Barr. S.M Ozigi Deedat, read; “This is to bring to the notice of all directorates, teeming supporters of the Ododo/Oyibo project and the general public that the Ododo/Oyibo Campaign Council has decided to suspend all political activities in Kogi Central Senatorial District.

“This decision is taken to honour the demise of our revered King, Dr. Ado Ibrahim, who God Almighty has called to eternal rest. Pls, comply.”