It was a gathering of top party chieftains of APC in Ekiti State, last Tuesday when the APC gubernatorial candidate, Dr. John Kayode Fayemi was officially presented as the party flag bearer in the July 14 governorship election.
The mammoth of crowd was stunned by the assemblage of top politicians in the arena and were almost carried away by the momentum. The galaxy of APC chieftains that graced the event spokes volume of Kayode Fayemi readiness to take charge of the Fountain of Knowledge State which he once ruled before he became a minister which he disengaged from for his governorship ambition. The list of the party heavyweight is too numerous to mention, but the national chieftain of the party, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu pull all stunts to gathered the following to the epoch-making event: Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, APC Chairman, John Oyegun, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, Engr. Segun Oni, Gov’s Ibikunle Amosun, Rotimi Akeredolu, Rauf Aregbesola, Isiaka Ajimobi, Godwin Obaseki, Abdul’aziz Yari, Yahaya Bello etc; Ministers: Information and Culture; Lai Mohammed, Works & Housing, Babatunde Fashola, APC National Women Leader; Kemi Nelson, Ekiti State APC Chairman; Olajide Awe admonished all the party faithful to go and keep their PVCs in readiness for a thorough showdown with the incumbent party in power. His wife, Erelu Bisi Fayemi was on hand to give her husband moral support throughout the event. The indication of this gathering is that Fayemi is like a SURE-BET to any player in the emerging Ekiti guber race.