Oyo APC has postponed it’s gubernatorial primary.
9Janewshub.com.ng reports that the governorship primary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State has been postponed.
As one of the gubernatorial aspirants, Chief Niyi Akintola (SAN) has withdrawn from the race.
With this development, the aspirants remained five.
Although there was no official communication to that effect, but it was gathered that the primary was postponed after one of the aspirants complained about the security at the venue of the exercise.
All the five aspirants, party chieftains, INEC officials and governorship primary committee led by Sen. Tokunbo Afikuyomi were already at Obafemi Awolowo Stadium, venue of the exercise before the decision was taken.
It was gathered that the aspirant complained about the security arrangement, stressing that thugs had gained access into the main bowl of the stadium where the exercise will hold.
It was gathered that following the aspirant’s complaint, the committee decided to postpone the exercise to Friday, May 27, 2022.