The Ondo state chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has picked a former President of the Nigeria Bar Association, NBA, as governorship candidate for the state.
Rotimi Akeredolu’s, name was submitted to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC.
This development happened barely three days after the APC Appeal Panel recommended fresh governorship primary for the election.
The National Organising Secretary of the APC, Senator Osita Izunaso, submitted Akeredolu’s name to INECjust after the National Chairman of the APC and the National Secretary, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun and Mai Mala Buni, had endorsed the INEC form for the purpose. The submission came at about 5:30pm on Thursday.