Osogbo - People Democratic Party’s governorship candidate in Osun, Iyiola Omisore has accepted the challenge to an open debate with Governor Rauf Aregbesola.
The acceptance is contained in a statement given to newsmen in Osogbo on Tuesday by Diran Odeyemi, Omisore's Director of Media Affairs.
Governor Rauf Aregbesola, APC’s candidate in the August 9 election, had thrown the challenge at the inauguration of Ayegbaju International Market on Tuesday in Osogbo.
However, the statement said the governor must ensure that security prevailed for the debate to take place.
"When an argument is being made between two different parties for instance, it may result in physical assault and harassment.
"The senator is a complete gentleman and a holder of PhD. So, we need an assurance that there will be no physical assault on him’’, the statement said.
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