Mr. Ize-Iyamu Osagie has won the All Progressive Congress, APC, governorship ticket of Edo state primary in a landslide victory.

Imo state Governor ,Hope Uzodinma, chairman of the election committee, said Ize-Iyamu scored a total number of 27, 838 votes to defeat former Deputy Governor under Oshiomhole, Dr Pius Odubu (3, 766), and Osaro Obazee (2,751).

Ize-Iyamu who was hand-picked by the embattled, National Chairman,Adam Oshiomole is strongly believed was one of the reasons Governor Godwin Obaseki was disqualified during screening.