An aspirant gunning for the Edo state governorship seat on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, Mr Gideon Ikhine says the party’s ticket is open to all aspirants from every part of the state.
Speaking at the PDP national secretariat, Abuja, after submitting his nomination form he maintained that the rumour that PDP governirship ticket in the state had been zoned to Edo South Senatorial District was not true.
Ikhide who hails from Edo Central part of the state political leaders in the state have always maintained that the governorship is open to every part of the state so that they can get the best candidate.
Ikhide who expressed optimism that he would win the election, warned against electoral malpractices.
The aspirant promised to revive all agricultural potential of the state if elected governor, build upon many agriculture projects of the Igbinedion administration, establish more agric processing plants, and build rural roads for smooth transportation of agro priducts to commercial centres.