Former Governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole has formally declared his intention to contest for the Presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress, APC.
The former Chairman of the All Progressive Congress ‘APC’, declared his intention to run for the seat of power on Wednesday.
His media aide, Victor Oshioke, made this known to newsmen.
“The formal declaration of Comrade Adams Aliyu Oshiomhole to contest for the office of President, Federal Republic of Nigeria in the 2023 general election on the platform of the APC which was postponed has now been rescheduled, after extensive consultations, to hold as follows: Date: Wednesday May 4th 2022.Time 3 pm Prompt.
“Venue: Cyprian Ekwensi Center for Arts and Culture, Area 10 Abuja.”, Oshioke wrote in an earlier message.
Oshiomhole was said to have come under pressure from associates and loyalists to postpone it due to short notice to enable them attend the event.
Meanwhile, governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, and Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio earlier declared for the 2023 presidency on Wednesday.