Ijaw Leader, Edwin Clark’s Wife Battles Gov. Amosun For Senate Ticket


The wife of Ijaw leader, Chief Edwin Clark, Dr. Abisola Shodipo-Clark, yesterday, declared her intention to run for the Ogun Central Senatorial seat in the 2019 general elections on the platform of African Democratic Congress (ADC).

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Shodipo-Clark who had contested for the same position in 2015 on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, will be battling outgoing state governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, for the senatorial seat.
Already, Amosun had been named as the consensus candidate of the APC in the National Assembly election.

Shodipo-Clark told journalists at the party’s secretariat at Agbeloba, Abeokuta, that she had submitted her letter of intent to the state chairman of the party, Chief Gbolade Osinowo.

The senatorial aspirant called for more representation of the womenfolk in the National Assembly for optimal development.