Edo: Ize-Iyamu picks form under APC

Mr Osagie Ize-Iyamu, an All Progressives Congress (APC) aspirant for Edo , has picked the expression of interest and nomination forms to enable him to contest in the primary scheduled for June 22.

Ize-Iyamu bought the forms the cost of N22.5 million the ’s National Secretariat Abuja, on Wednesday, promised to the insecurity and slow pace of development in Edo, elected.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed Sept. 19, for the conduct of election in the state.

The aspirant added elected governor, he would implement an articulated roadmap which he called “Simple Agenda.”

“I have sat down with experts and we have articulated the roadmap which I call the “Simple Agenda.”

“It is a realistic document and by the grace of God, the moment we enter office, we will begin to implement it,” he said.

Ize-Iyamu said seven aspirants had resolved to choose and support him after the intervention of the elders in the state.

“In election that is coming up, many of them wanted to contest; many of them were prevailed upon to contest because of existing situations.

“But thank God for elders amongst also reasoned that it will make sense for all to collect the form,” he said.

According to him, that of having a consensus aspirant among them has been on for quite a while.

The aspirant said that some people had even thought that agreement could work, but added that because of the caliber of those involved, it had worked.

“Some days ago, we had last meeting and the remaining seven of resolved that before picking the form we agree on one person to support.

“So, we decided to put money together to support whoever we chose. I am happy to announce that the of the day, I was chosen amongst formidable group.

“Some of them are here but one or two had to leave because of other engagements,” he said. (NAN)