The National Working Committee of the opposition People’s Democratic Party has appointed the Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike as the Chairman of Edo State Governorship Election National Campaign Council.
The deputy chairman is Adamawa State Governor, Rt. Hon. Ahmadu Fintiri.
Wike will lead the campaign for the reelection of Governor Godwin Obaseki and Philip Shaibu in September 19th poll.
The All Progressives Congress has also appointed Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje as the Chairman of its own campaign.
Obaseki will square up with Osagie Ize-Iyamu who contested on the platform of the PDP in 2016.