Breaking News: Kayode Fayemi Wins Ekiti APC Governorship Ticket
The minister of mines and steel development, Kayode Fayemi has emerged as the winner of the All Progressives Congress (APC) primary to in Ekiti state.
The former governor defeated other contestants in the poll with a total of 941 votes, out of the 2337 votes by the delegates, which put him a ahead of other aspirants, The Nation reports.
Fayemi defeated 31 other aspirants including ex- governor Segun Oni who secured 481 votes, to clinch the party’s ticket.
The aspirants who came closest to Fayemi are Kayode Ojo 281 votes, Olufemi Richard Bamisile 179 votes, Oluyede Oluwole 121 votes and Aluko Daniel Olugbenga 86 votes.