The election was earlier scheduled to hold on 19th and 20th of June, 2020.
It was gathered that the postponement was to allow Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, who just Flee to the party from the All Progressives Congress to take part in the process.
Obaseki, who has had a fight with
the National Chairman of the APC, Adams Oshiomhole, who was disqualified by the party over alleged discrepancies in his certificates.
Due to his disqualification, the Edo Governor had opened discussion with the PDP on the possible way of contesting the forthcoming gubernatorial election on the platform of the opposition party.
“We have postponed our primary in Edo, till June the 23rd,” National Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan, said.
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has postponed its Edo State Governorship Primary to June 23 and 24, 2020.