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Fayemi Picks 74-Year-Old As Running Mate – ‘After A Long Search’

Kayode Fayemi, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the July 14 Ekiti State governorship election, has picked 74-year-old Adebisi Egbeyemi, former Chairman of Ado-Ekiti Local Government Area, as his running mate. Fayemi made the announcement in a communiqué released by his campaign office on Thursday. “After a long search for the candidate, Egbeyemi…

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President Buhari Congratulates Fayemi For Winning APC Ekiti Guber Ticket

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated former governor of Ekiti State and Minister of Mines and Solid Minerals, Kayode Fayemi, for winning the All Progressives Congress (APC) ticket to contest the July 14, 2018 governorship elections. The President made this known in a statement released on Sunday by Garba Shehu, SSA to the President on Media…

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Kayode Fayemi Wins Ekiti APC Primary Elections

Minister of Solid Minerals Kayode Fayemi has emerged as the representative for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Ekiti State gubernatorial elections, The Cable reports. A total of 33 aspirants had contested for the party’s ticket, including the state’s former governor Segun Oni. Fayemi secured 941 votes out of a total of 2, 327 delegates who voted in the primaries. Oni came…

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#TFAA2016: Nana Akufo-Addo, Rotimi Amaechi, Oby Ezekwesili, Jimi Agbaje, More| Full List of Winners!

Ruth Osime,  Kayode Fayemi, Mo Abudu, Adebola Williams, Rotimi Amaechi & Peter Obi Africa’s biggest youth event, The Future Awards Africa took place last night at the Federal Palace Hotel in Lagos. The Award in its 11th year has in attendance dignitaries, celebrities and young Nigerians shaping the future. President-elect of Ghana Nana Akufo-Addo, Minister of Transportation,…

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Ministerial Nominees Unveiled, Rotimi Amaechi, Lai Mohammed, Chris Ngige & More Make List

Senate President, Bukola Saraki at the Senate’s plenary session this morning, read out the names of nominees for ministerial appointments. The names on the list which was sent in last week by President Muhammadu Buhari last week are:  Babatunde Fashola, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, Kayode Fayemi, Chris Ngige,  Lai Mohammed, Senator Udo Udoma Udo, Abubakar Salami…

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President Buhari Leaves For New York To Attend United Nations General Assembly

President Muhammadu Buhari has left Nigeria for the United States to attend the 70th United Nations General Assembly in New York. This comes after the President celebrated the Eid in his hometown of Daura Accompanying him on the journey is a 22-man delegation which includes the governors of Kaduna, Niger, and Cross River states. Also…

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Former UK Prime Minister Blair Meet With Buhari & Osinbajo In Abuja

President-elect Muhammadu Buhari and his vice Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday met with former United Kingdom (UK) Prime Minister, Tony Blair, in Abuja. The closed-door meeting held at the defence house, Abuja, and was attended by APC stalwarts including Garba Shehu, spokesman of the Buhari campaign organisation and Kayode Fayemi, former governor of Ekiti state. Tony…

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Newly-Inaugurated Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, To Appoint Special Adviser On “Stomach Infrastructure”

Delivering his inaugural address on Thursday after he was sworn in by Ekiti State Chief Judge, Ayodeji Daramola Fayose said he would work hard to put food on the table, regardless of public opinion that such measures are called “stomach infrastructure”. Fayose also criticized the All Progressives Congress, APC for accusing him of luring people to vote…

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