The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Edo State, Osagie Ize-Iyamu, is still under investigation for his alleged role in the disbursement of N23 billion campaign funds.
 
That’s according to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.
 
The sum is said to have come from a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke.
 
The N23 billion  is allegedly part of stolen crude oil funds and kickbacks from contractors.
 
Ize-iyamu had told journalists that as the campaign director for the Goodluck Jonathan Campaign Organisation in Edo State in the 2015 presidential election, he handled N700 million for the party.

Ize-Iyamu is contesting againt APC Godwin Oaseki in Saturday Edo State governorship election.