Abeokuta - The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ogun State has released the list of governorship and deputy governorship candidates for the forthcoming elections.
In the said list, the name of former speaker, House of Representatives, Hoourable Dimeji Bankole, was conspicuously missing.
In the release made available to newsmen, Gboyega Isiaka and Bilau Adekunle were listed as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship and deputy governorship candidates.
The incumbent governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun is the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) while Yetunde Onanuga is listed as his running mate.Also read: INEC displays list of 15 governorship candidates in Lagos
For the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Senator Akin Odunsi is the candidate and Olubunkonla Onabanjo is his running mate.
The Nigeria National Peoples Party (NNPP) has its governorship candidate, Adesina Akani, while his running mate is yet to be listed.
Olanrewaju Sokunbi is the governorship candidate of Hope Democratic Party (HDP) while Adeyemo Adewale is his deputy.
Also, Eyiowuawi Razaq is the candidate of the Peoples Party of Nigeria while Okeowo Oluremilekun is his running mate.
The National Conscience Party (NCP) has Onafadeji Benjamin as the governorship candidate, while his running mate is not yet listed.
The Labour Party (LP) has Olabode Simeon as its governorship candidate, though also his running mate is not yet listed.