A governor of Ekiti state, Segun Oni, has said that he would ensure that the state would no longer be dependent on the monthly Federal Allocation if elected as governor.
The Director-General, Segun Oni Campaign Organisation, Ifeoluwa Arowosoge, said in Lagos that Segun Oni would bring social and economic emancipation to Ekiti state.
25 aspirants that include Oni have shown interest to contest for the state governorship ticket on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Oni, the current Deputy National Chairman (South) of the APC, was a former governor of Ekiti before the Court of Appeal nullified his election.
Arowosoge said, “Our candidate’s expectation is very high because he has tested the pulse of the people of Ekiti and he knows that the people want him. As a former g
The campaign man said that Ekiti State was not being properly managed by the present administration. Local government workers were being owed salaries and allowances since January, he said.
“The present administration has not managed well the bail-out funds released by the Federal Government to Ekiti State Government for the payment of its workers outstanding salaries ,’’ he alleged.
overnor, his past antecedents will speak volume for him.’’