June 26, 2020
Governor Godwin Obaseki speaking after PDP’s governorship primary election in Benin City, Edo State on Thursday, June 25th, 2020. Governor Godwin Obaseki has emerged as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)’s flag bearer for the Edo State governorship election taking place on September 19th, 2020.
Mr Obaseki was announced as winner after the delegates cast their votes at the party’s primary held at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin City, the state capital.
The coast had earlier been cleared for governor Obaseki’s win after other aspirants running against him stepped down.