INEC bows to pressure, names Jimoh Ibrahim Ondo PDP candidate

INEC bows to pressure, names Jimoh Ibrahim Ondo PDP candidate

Reports gathered on Thursday revealed that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has named Jimoh Ibrahim as candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the November 26 governorship election in Ondo state.

According to TheCable, Nick Dazang, the commission’s head of publicity, disclosed that details would be out later.

Jimoh Ibrahim is the candidate of the Ali Modu Sheriff faction of the party.

Eyitayo Jegede, believed to enjoy the support of Olusegun Mimiko, the incumbent governor, emerged candidate of the Ahmed Makarfi faction.

A graduate of law from the Obafemi Awolowo University in Ile Ife, Osun state, Ibrahim is a billionaire businessman.

NNN.COM.NG is a portal where you can read latest Nigeria News from all Nigeria Newspapers such as such as Punch, Vangaurd, Daily Times, Thisday, Guardian, Nation, Leadership and more in one place. NNN aggregates Naija News and sort them according to their sources, category and relevance as a way of reducing the effort a news reader needs to put in to reading breaking news in Nigeria and across the world.