Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State has given a fresh insight into the identity of the candidate, he will support to pick the ticket of All Progressives Congress (APC) for the 2019 governorship poll.
Amosun said his preferred candidate will be a youth, who is vibrant and successful.
After spending two terms in office, Amosun predicts that such a candidate will be succeeded in the year 2027, by a woman.
The governor spoke on the issue on Tuesday, while answering questions from newsmen on the sideline of a news conference he addressed on the forthcoming 2018 Africa Drum Festival in Abeokuta.
He refused to give details on the identity of his preferred candidate, but explained that, he will continue with the projects and programmes of his administration after 2019.
The governor, during the recent meeting of the APC caucus of the state’s National Assembly and state House of Assembly, revealed that his preferred governorship candidate may not be a politician.Please subscribe to our newsletter