A group of youths and students under the aegis of Grassroots Youths and Students Movement (GYSM) has officially endorsed the candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC) in the forthcoming governorship election in Edo State, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu.
Recall that the movement had at an August 7 press briefing held in Benin City, Edo State capital, announced its endorsement of the APC candidate.
On Tuesday, the group leader, Comrade Western Iyamu, and other representatives across all institutions explained to Ize-Iyamu what made the GYSM endorse him as the next governor of Edo.
They stated that the movement is ready to work and mobilise for the emergence of the APC candidate in the September 19 election.
One of the speakers at the venue quoted a section from the Simple Agenda of Ize-Iyamu on his readiness to pay bursary to all students of higher institutions and other areas of the agenda in which will serve as employment and entrepreneurship opportunities for the youths and students of Edo State.
The group consists of students, graduates, and youths across the state.