Ekiti 2022: Fayose, Olujimi Camps Settle Rift, Assure Victory For PDP

Ekiti 2022: Fayose, Olujimi Camps Settle Rift, Assure Victory For PDP

  • Ahead of the gubernatorial election, Ayo Fayose has settled his long rift with Senator representing Ekiti South, Biodun Olujimi
  • According to reports, a seven-man committee, comprising of Fayose and two persons from his group as well as Olujimi and two persons from her group met in Lagos last Monday
  • This recent development however might affect the governorship ambition of former governor of Ekiti State, Engr Segun Oni

The Fayose and Olujimi led groups have settled their rift, ahead of this year’s gubernatorial election in Ekiti state.

This move was made as part of efforts to ensure what they called a resounding success for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state ahead of the exercise.

Leadership reports that the two contending groups in the party, the Osoko Political Assembly (OPA) led by former Governor Ayo Fayose and Repositioning Group led by the Senator representing Ekiti South, Biodun Olujimi, met on Sunday, January 9, and reaffirmed their readiness to work together.

Ekiti 2022: Fayose, Olujimi Camps Reconcile, Assure Victory For PDP
Fayose, Olujimi camps reconcile, to ensure victory in the polls. Photo credit: Leadership
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The meeting, which took place in Lagos, was personally attended by Fayose, Olujimi, Senator Duro Faseyi, Otunba Yinka Akerele and Hon. Deji Ogunsakin, The Nation added.

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Ekiti: Tinubu's ally Adeyeye lambastes Fayemi, reveals how next governor will emerge

Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that a former senator Dayo Adeyeye and national chairman of the Southwest Agenda for Tinubu (SWAGA), Senator Dayo Adeyeye, has explained how Governor Kayode Fayemi's successor would emerge in 2022.

It was reported that he expressed optimism the next Ekiti governor would emerge from the political camp of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu.

The APC Chieftain said that the group has started aggressive mobilisation of voters to save the party from likely defeat in the forthcoming June 16, 2022, governorship election.

Ekiti stakeholders call for meeting over alleged marginalisation in the state

In other news, stakeholders in Ekiti state have called for a meeting of great personalities in the state to address some allegations of marginalisation.

The stakeholders called for the meeting just barely a few months before the scheduled June 2022 governorship election in Ekiti state.

According to the stakeholder, converging a meeting of influential personalities from the Ekiti south senatorial district would chart a course for inclusivity forward.

Source: Legit.ng

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