Former Governor of Ekiti State, Peter Ayodele Fayose's exemplary lifestyle should be well emulated by politicians across the country. Ayo Fayose, the immediate past Governor of Ekiti State is one of the ardent critics of President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration. The People's Democratic Party chieftain and Yoruba leader has done two things in recent time that shows that humanity tops party politics.
The Ekiti state governorship election is fast approaching. The political gladiators in the agrarian state are doing everything humanly possible to ensure that their parties emerge victorious in the election. The election which has been slated for the 18th of June next year will be held across the 16 local government areas of the state.
Photo Credit: Vanguard It appears that the momentum is gradually building in favour of former Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose to emerge as People's Democratic Party Chairman during the Peoples Democratic Party National Convention slated for October 31, 2021, in Abuja. Until a few weeks ago, Fayose's name was not in the conversation for the chairmanship race.
It is no more news that the Peoples Democratic Party PDP Chieftain, Femi Fani-Kayode has dumped the Party for the All Progressives Congress APC. Though, Many People mocked Fani-Kayode for his action, because of the way he criticised President Buhari. It should be recalled that Three Governors and many Senators under the Platform of the PDP had earlier dumped the Party for APC.
The Former Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki has contributed immensely to the Progress of his Party, Peoples Democratic Party PDP both in his State and at the National level of the Party. It should be recalled that Saraki was appointed as the Chairman of the Reconciliation Committee of the Party, to unite the aggrieved members of the Party together.
With all indications, intrigues, and horse-trading in the opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), there is the possibility that they might be zoned their presidential ticket to the North as nobody in the South has signified openly in the party to be contesting for the party’s presidential election in the upcoming General elections in 2023.
Photo Credit: Vanguard Only a few years ago not many people knew a lot about Seyi Makinde, the current Governor of Oyo State. He is unlike most Nigerian politicians because he made his name in the business world. But since he emerged as Governor in 2019, Makinde has risen fast on the ladder of political power and influence.
Many Nigerians, especially residents of Ekiti State are looking forward to the Ekiti governorship election which has been scheduled for the 18th of June, 2021. Political gladiators are making different political calculations and permutations to ensure that the candidates of their parties emerge victorious in the gubernatorial poll.
Opinion: How The Zoning Of PDP National Chair To Southwest May Help The Party In The Forthcoming Polls
The Zoning of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP National Chairman to Southwest is a welcome development, which will help the Party to win the Forthcoming Polls in the zone. It should be recalled that the PDP Leaders declared to the Public that the Position of the National Chairman of the Party will go to the Southwest while the Position of Secretary of the Party will go to the North.
Photo Credit: BBC Politics has reached a boiling point in the camp of the Peoples Democratic Party, as close to ten candidates have indicated their interest to become the National Chairman of the PDP. The field is full of political heavyweights, all jostling for one prize.
A Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose was spotted on Motorcycle in the Ikeja axis of Lagos State on Tuesday. This was revealed in a Facebook post by his Media Aide, Lere Olayinka. Photo Credit: Lere Olayinka Facebook Page He wrote, "Lagos Traffic is no respecter of anyone, Even Former Governor Ayo Fayose had to take Motorcycle in Ikeja to avoid missing his flight".
There is no doubt that Governor Seyi Makinde will have to face a lot of oppositions in the upcoming general election. Some members of his party (PDP) will try all within their possible best to make sure the governor doesn't return as the governor of Oyo state for the second time.
Fayose visits Tinubu, says health issues don’t know political party A former governor of Ekiti State, Ayo Fayose, on Tuesday paid a courtesy visit to a national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, at his residence in Bourdillon, Ikoyi, Lagos.
Residents of Ekiti State will troop out en masse on the 18th of June next year to elect a new Governor. The incumbent Governor, Kayode Fayemi will not be able to contest the election having served as the number one citizen of the state for two terms. Many Nigerians are looking forward to the election because it will serve as a pointer to how the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) will conduct the 2023 general election.
Former Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Peter Ayodele Fayose yesterday took 'Okada' in Ikeja, Lagos State capital to avoid missing his flight. The outspoken People's Democratic Party chieftain shared photos of himself on 'Okada' on his official Facebook page yesterday. (Photo Credit: Ayodele Fayose's official Facebook page)
Former Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has insisted that politics is all about showing love to opponents especially when they are facing health challenges. He made this statement shortly after visiting the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu at his home in Ikoyi, Lagos State on October 12.
The former governor of Ekiti State, Ayo Fayose took to his Facebook page to share a picture of his moment with Bola Ahmed Tinubu at his mansion in Lagos state. Since Fayose shared the photo from his visit to the former governor of Lagos State and APC chieftain, a lot of persons have been making suggestions that Fayose could leave his political party, PDP to join Tinubu at APC.
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Engineer Joe Igbokwe, has advised former Ekiti state governor, Ayo Fayose, on what to do after Fani Kayode decamped to the APC. On Thursday, reports revealed that former Aviation Minister and chieftain of the PDP, Chief Femi Fani Kayode, who was an ardent critic of Buhari's administration, finally joined the APC.
Ayo Fayose is a Nigerian politician who needs no introduction. He was a former governor of Ekiti State and a staunch member of the Peoples Democratic Party. When he was a governor Fayose was well known for his criticisms of the Buhari-led government. He was so much of a gadfly that even his close associates and friends feared that which may become his fate once he was out of office.
We Rarely Celebrate People When They Are Alive, Instead We Like To Sign Condolence Registers- Fayose
Ayo Fayose, the former governor of Ekiti state and a member of the People's democratic party (PDP) has visited Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu at his bourdillon residence in Lagos. Fayose took to his Twitter account to share the pictures of his visit, he then went ahead to state that he visited Tinubu to wish him soonest recovery.