Ondo 2020: Akeredolu Picks Running Mate
Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has announced Lucky Ayedatiwa as his running mate for the October 10 governorship election in the state.
Akeredolu made the confirmation on Wednesday at the swearing-in ceremony of the new commissioner, Idowu Otetubi in Akure, the state capital.
Ayedatiwa, a former representative of the state on the board of Niger Delta Development Commission, his a native of Oba Nla, an oil bearing community in Ilaje Local Government Area.
The governor while announcing his choice, said he picked Ayedatiwa after wide consultations with key stakeholders including leaders of the All Progressive Congress in the state and national body.
Akeredolu, the APC governorship candidate, will face Eyitayo Jegede of the Peoples Democratic Party and others from other parties come October 10.