Governorship candidates elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have started picking their running mates ahead of the 2023 general election.
Naija News reports that July 15, 2022 has been set by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the ‘substitution’ of candidates. Some governors seeking reelection have dropped their deputies and picked new ones. See below a list of states and governorship candidates of the PDP: Katsina State: Garba Yakubu Lado Zamfara State: Dauda Lawal Ogun State: Ladi Adebutu Ebonyi State: Ifeanyichukwu Odi Cross River State: Sandy Onor Niger State: Liman Kantigi/ Mr. Samuel Gwamna Yobe State: Sheriff Abdullahi Kebbi State: Aminu Muhammad Bande Borno State: Mohammed Jajari Nasarawa State: David Ombugadu/ Hon Yahaya Usman Ohinohyi Delta State: Chief Sheriff Oborevwori/ Monday Onyeme Abia State: Prof Uche Ikonne Enugu State: Peter Mbah/ Ifeanyi Ossai Jigawa State: Mustapha Lamido/ Babandi Ibrahim Gumel Oyo State: Seyi Makinde/ Barrister Bayo Lawal Adamawa State: Ahmadu Fintiri/ Professor Kalatepwa Farauta Taraba State: Agbu Kefas Kwara State: Abdullahi Shuaib Yaman/ Gbenga Peter Makanjuola Benue State: Titus Uba Gombe State: Jibrin Barde Bauchi State: Bala Mohammed Rivers State: Sim Fubara/ Ngozi Nma Odu Akwa Ibom State: Pastor Umo Eno/ Senator Akon Eyakenyi Lagos State: Abdulaziz Olajide Adediran (Jandor) Kano State: Muhammad Abacha Kaduna State: Isah Ashiru/ Dr. John Markus Ayuba Sokoto State: Sa’aidu Umar Plateau State: Caleb Mutfwang/ Mrs. Josephine Piyo The list will be updated as more PDP governorship candidates reveal their running mates.
This article was originally published on Naija News