Gov Yayaha Bello Dumps Deputy, Picks Onoja As Running Mate

0
31

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has picked his Chief of Staff, Edward David Onoja as his running mate in the November 16 governorship election.

Recall that Governor Bello emerged the candidate of All Progressives Congress, APC, at the party’s primary conducted in Lokoja by 3,127 votes.

READ ALSO: 400 Nigerians Ready For Evacuation As SAfrican’s Insist Foreigners Must Leave

READ ALSO: In Abia: Polytechnic Sacks 258 Workers

According to reports by Daily Post, the governor submitted Onoja’s name to the leadership of APC last week, removing Simon Achuba as his running mate for the election.

When asked if the Governor had picked Onoja, one of his aides confirmed this development to the daily saying: “Yes”, before providing a link on one of the social media pages of the Chief of Staff.

READ ALSO: Venita Evicted From BBNaija Reality Show

Recall that Governor Bello emerged the candidate of All Progressives Congress, APC, at the party’s primary conductedin Lokoja by 3,127 votes.

Bello beat eight other aspirants who contested the governorship primaries.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here