The Edo state Gubernatorial elections hold today, the 28th of September 2016,after being scheduled to originally hold on the 10th of September. Here are three things you should know about Edo Decides 2016:
- There are a total of 1,925,105 registered voters, 192 registration areas, 4,011 voting points ad 2,627 polling units
- There are 19 candidates vying for the post of governor, but the main contest will be between Godwin Obaseki of the All Progressive Congress(APC) and Andrew Ise-Iyamu of the peoples democratic party(PDP)
- There are 19 candidates vying for the post of governor and only the People’s Party of Nigerian has a female aspirant who is the 44 year old Tracy Agol
- There are seven political parties with female deputies.
May the best man win the race!!!