The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo state, Eyitayo Jegede will name his running mate on Monday, 27th July 2020, a close source disclosed.
Some politicians are been tipped to be Jegede’s running mate.
Among them is one of the governorship aspirants, Banji Okunomo.
Others that may likely be picked are: Deputy Governor Agboola Ajayi; Gboluga Ikengboju Dele; Hon. Benson Amuwa and Mrs. Banke Solton.
All the politicians tipped for the deputy governorship position are from Ondo South senatorial district.
While Jegede is from Ondo Central senatorial district, Governor Rotimi Akeredolu is from Ondo North Senatorial district.
Ondo South was tipped to produce the running mate because it is considered as the stronghold of the PDP.
Jegede has been under intense pressure to pick Deputy Governor as his running mate.