Members of the Ekiti State Home of Meeting have endorsed the 2023 purported presidential ambition of the Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi.
The lawmakers pledged their full assist to work with well-meaning Nigerians and teams for the realisation of the mandate of getting an Ekiti son because the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, within the 2023 presidential ballot.
The Speaker of the Home, Hon. Funminiyi Afuye, who spoke on behalf of the 26-member meeting, gave the endorsement verdict, on Wednesday, on the meeting complicated, whereas receiving a gaggle beneath the auspices ‘Our Perception Undertaking’.
The group’s Coordinator, Chief Adewunmi Abejide, stated they got here to get the Meeting’s nod to pressurize Fayemi to contest the 2023 presidential election.
Commenting on the request, the Speaker remarked that the lawmakers are witnesses to the sterling qualities and competence of Governor Fayemi by way of supply of democracy dividends, which he stated had led to the unconventional transformation of the state.
“We all know that if Governor Fayemi is given the next duty, the members believed that he will certainly not disappoint.
“The candidature of Dr Kayode Fayemi within the forthcoming presidential elections ought to make any Ekiti man proud, as a result of he had been administering Ekiti State the best way late Chief Obafemi Awolowo ruled the previous western area, nonetheless, with a contemporary contact.
“You don’t want to evangelise to us, we’re with you on this and we promise to offer you our full assist”, the Speaker stated.
The Coordinator of the group, Chief Adewunmi Abejide, the Chairman of the State Native Authorities Service Fee, recalled the historical past from the post-independence Nigeria and concluded that it was excessive time an Ekiti man turned the nation’s President.
Abejide stated the group had consulted notable leaders and conventional rulers throughout Yorubaland and that it was clear that Governor Fayemi is the most effective man for the job.
“I name on the Home members, being representatives of their varied constituencies, to affix well-meaning Nigerians to prevail on the Governor to be all ears to the voices of the individuals by contesting the presidency within the yr 2023”.