The list signed by INEC’s Head of Legal
Services, Mr Mathew Ugwuocha, and made
available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)
also contained the names of candidates being
fielded by the parties.
The list contains 19 male governorship
candidates, 15 male running mates and four
female running mates.
The governorship candidates with female
running mates are Mr Thompson Osadolor,
KOWA; Adviser Nowamagbe, UPP; Ishaka
Ofemile, AA and Ukonga Frank, NNPP.
The running mates are Nancy Ewemade, AA;
Florence Okundaye, KOWA; Okosun Davis,
UPP and Emodogo Eweha, NNPP.
Others governorship candidates include
Osagie Ize-Iyamu, PDP, with John Yakubu as
running mate and Godwin Obaseki, APC, with
Philip Shaibu, member of House of
Representatives, as running mate.