Ondo Chapter: Jegede choice on a Running Mate for the Election.

Ondo 2020 PDP Governorship candidate
The choice of a deputy to the Ondo state PDP Governorship candidate has  been an inconclusive deal among the party for some period of time now, but due the pressure from the party leaders to the Candidate,he has finally accepted to choose his running mate from the oil-rich ilaje council area of the state.

The incumbent Governor Rotimi Akeredolu has equally selected his running mate from the same area since the time given by the INEC will end by next week Tuesday, August 18.

Although the choice Jegede made was not his will, but due the rejection of lkengbonu Gboluga, the running mate he initially insisted to run the election with, by the leaders of the party both inside and outside of the state, he has to do as they said to avoid any kind of misunderstanding between him and the party leaders.

Jegede has submitted to the decisions of the party leader, which is to choose a running mate amongst his Co-contestants in the party primary election in order to promote the party cohesion and peace.

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But recently, the people's democratic party Governorship candidates has provided two names from the people the party leaders suggested that he should pick his running mate from, and the nominees are Hon Banji Okunomo and Hon Sola Ebiseni, and had asked the party leaders to choose by themselves the one they would like to be his running mate, he also noted that he will be at home with any of the choices they made.

In consideration of the deadline given by the INEC in choosing a running mate, the Publicity Secretary of the party, Kennedy Ikantu Peretei, has assured that the decisions of the party leaders on the candidate's running mate will be made publicly before the weekend.

The secretary also went further to say that the awaiting decisions of the elders is not something that can just be made without considering some certain factors which may or may not add any value to the party and once they arrived at their final decisions, it will be announced immediately.

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