The poll will take place at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin city and PDP will be picking its candidate through an indirect primary mode.
The governorship primary election of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will be aired on live television on Thursday.
The exercise will be broadcast on Africa Independent Television (AIT), Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) and Channels Television among others.
Godwin Obaseki, Edo governor; Kenneth Imasuagbon, Gideon Ikhine and Omoregie Ogbeide-Ihama are the aspirants seeking to clinch the party’s ticket for the gubernatorial election fixed for September.
The winner will face Osagie Ize-Iyamu, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the election.