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Ondo 2020: 7 PDP Aspirants Cleared Others Disqualified

Ahead of the upcoming 2020 election coming up in Ondo,
The People’s Democratic Party has on Friday disqualified two out of the nine aspirants contesting for the party’s ticket ahead of the Ondo State governorship election on October 10.

The People’s Democratic Party however, cleared the remaining seven aspirants after checking their credentials in fulfilment of the parties rules and regulations.

The two aspiring aspirants disqualified by the party are Mr Bamidele Akingboye and Mr Godday Erewa.

Those who are cleared include Eyitayo Jegede, Agboola Ajayi, Banji Okunomo, Bode Ayorinde, Boluwaji Kunlere, Olusola Ebiseni and Eddy Olafeso.

The PDP has fixed July 22 for its governorship primary election in the state.

Yakubu Dogora, Chairman of the screening panel and former Speaker of the House of Representatives, disclosed the names of those screened at the end of the exercise.

He stated that the disqualified aspirants could approach the appeal committee, which will commence sitting on Monday.

Reported gathered that the two disqualified aspirants were screened out over conflicting names on their certificates.

A source close to one of the aspirants told our correspondent that they were ready to approach the appeal panel over their disqualification.

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