APC Disqualifies Obaseki from Edo Primary Election

The governor of Edo state, Godwin Obaseki has been disqualified from contesting the coming APC primaries for the Edo state governorship election.

Tribune reports that the chairman of the screening committee, Professor Jonathan Ayuba, announced on Friday, June 12, that Obaseki and two other aspirants were disqualified from the primaries.

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Ayuba said the Edo state governor was disqualified for reportedly presenting a Higher School Certificate which was not in existence. The panel also pointed out that the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) certificate presented by the governor did not have his name written properly. The committee said based on the above-raised issues, Obaseki is not qualified to contest for the party primary scheduled for June 22.

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