Kayode Fayemi Sworn in as Ekiti State Governor
Dr. Kayode Fayemi has been sworn-in as new governor of Governor of Ekiti State.
He was sworn in at about 12:20, on Tuesday afternoon, in Ado-Ekiti, the state capital.
Present at the ceremony were Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives COngress (APC), Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Ogunwusi Ojaja II, among many dignitaries at the event.
Fayemi, a member of the All Progressives Congress, APC, had emerged winner of the keenly contested governorship election in July.
The former Minister had defeated his challenger, Olusola Eleka of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to emerge governor for the second time.