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Fayose visits Tinubu in Lagos, wishes him soonest recovery

Despite political differences, ex-Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, on Tuesday, October 12, visited a chieftain of the ruling-All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. Fayose, who is a top stalwart of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), confirmed his courtesy visit in a statement shared on his social media pages. The former Ekiti governor noted that he visited Tinubu at ...

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Trial of ex-Governor of Ekiti State, Fayose adjourned to December

The former Governor of Ekiti State Ayo Fayose is not out of the woods yet On Monday, a Federal High Court adjourned until December 1, 2 and 3 respectively for the continuation of the trial of former Governor of over an alleged N6.9 billion fraud. The case, which was listed in the cause list for the continuation of trial on ...

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Fayose under pressure to contest for PDP chairmanship seat

Former Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose is under pressure to run for the chairmanship seat of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), it was learnt on Tuesday. A delegation of prominent party leaders, including governors, National Assembly members, ex-governors and former Federal lawmakers, have visited him in Lagos to join the race ahead of the party’s convention. The visit to Fayose ...

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Fayose to Nigerians: Buhari is a national mishap, endure till 2023

Ex-governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has lashed out at President Muhammadu Buhari again, calling him a national mishap. The ex-Governor’s outburst is not unconnected to  insecurity in the country, saying that Buhari is the “Jonah in our boat.” Speaking further, He,, urged Nigerians to endure the situation till 2023 when the next general elections will hold. “Nothing is wrong ...

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Ekiti 2022: Leading PDP aspirant appoints ex- Fayose’s aide as spokesman

A leading People’s Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Ekiti State, Otunba Bisi Kolawole, has appointed Lere Olayinka as his Director of Media and Publicity of campaign organisation. Olayinka, who is a professional journalist, was the  former Governor of Ekiti, Ayo Fayose’s spokesperson is from Okemesi Ekiti, Ekiti West Local Government. Based on his new job, he will coordinate media ...

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Fayose to Makinde: You look quiet but very deadly

The politiical fracas between  the former Governor of Ekiti Ayodele Fayose and Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State still lingers as Fayose has described Makinde as “deadly.” Acccording to Fayose, Makinde looks quiet but was very deadly. Fayose was  reacting to a video where the Oyo State Chairman of National Union of Road Transport Workers, NURTW, Alhaji Lamidi Mukaila  threatened ...

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Southwest PDP Congress: Fayose alleges rigging in Arapaja’s victory

Ex-Governor of Ekiti StateAyo Fayose has alleged there was over-voting at the Southwest zonal congress of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) The congress was held I in Osogbo, the Osun State capital on Monday. Fayose however said his camp decided to overlook the over-voting in the interest of the party. Recall that Governor Seyi Makinde  supported Amb. Taofeek Arapaja, who ...

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Just in: Fayose surrenders, accepts Makinde as leader of PDP in South-West

Ex-Governor of Ekiti, Ayo Fayose has finally accepted that  the South-West leadership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in  Oyo is now in the hands of Governor Seyi Makinde. He made the shocking statement  on Monday during the South-West Zonal Congress at the Women and Children Development Initiative Foundation (WOCDIF), Osogbo, Osun State. Speaking , Fayose said “Nothing will last ...

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South West PDP Crisis: Fayose expresses confidence in Melaye-led committee

A group in the Peoples Democratic Party led by by former Ekiti Governor Ayodele Fayose has said that Senator Dino Melaye has assured of fairness, equity and transparency. Recall whole Dino Melaye was appointed as Chairman of the South-West Congress Screening Committee The group made this remark in a statement by the Ogun chairman, Dr Sikirulai Ogundele. Acccording to the ...

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Congress: Fayose, Makinde’s rift tears PDP apart

The battle for the soul of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Southwest between Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State and the immediate past governor of Ekiti State, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, is causing more division among leaders and chieftains of the party within and outside the zone, it was learnt on Saturday. There are also strong indications that efforts ...

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