Jimoh Ibrahim Ondo residents protest against PDP candidate [PHOTOS]

Ibrahim was announced as the PDP candidate by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on October 28.

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A protest has broken out in Ondo State over the choice of businessman, Jimoh Ibrahim as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for the upcoming governorship elections.

Ibrahim was announced as the official PDP candidate by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday, October 28.

Protest in Ondo State over Jimoh Ibrahim's emergence as PDP's governorship candidate play

Protest in Ondo State over Jimoh Ibrahim's emergence as PDP's governorship candidate

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The move led to controversy to the previous announcement of Eyitayo Jegede as the party’s candidate.

Ibrahim had been chosen as the candidate of the Ali Modu Sheriff faction of the PDP while Jegede was chosen to represent the Ahmed Makarfi faction.

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The governorship elections will hold on November 26.

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