The governor had earlier this week said that there isn’t much of a difference between both the APC and the PDP in terms of ideology and membership, noting that it’s still early days in the nation’s democracy for important distinctions to appear.

Ize-Iyamu has refused to concede the election to Obaseki, alleging that the process was marred by numerous irregularities.

This is despite the fact that the national leadership of the APC has praised the election as a victory for democracy.