Mr Tosin Ajibare has emerged winner of the governorship primary election of the Independent Democrats (ID) in Ekiti State.
Ajibare, the face of the Ekiti youths sociopolitical revolution,
won the party gubernatorial ticket as a consensus candidate.
Earlier in the day, there was heavy rainfall and some of the
delegates could not get accredited while others could only
get there after the votes has been cast.
They, however, joined others in jubilation, singing and dancing to all
manners of songs played by the D.J in expressing their
happiness for the fit.
Meanwhile, Ajibare won the ID ticket simultaneously as Kayode Fayemi,
a former Governor and present Minister of Solid Minerals won the governorship
primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state days after
Olusola Kolapo the incumbent Deputy Governor won the
People’s Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial ticket.
In his reaction, Tosin Ajibare thanked all and sundry saying,
“words cannot quantify how I feel today. I appreciate you all for making
this a reality, it is a pointer that, Ekiti is ready to end the
reign of bad leadership in governance.”
He further reiterated his commitment to lead the way to achieving
the paradigm shift of power to a new generation of leaders. He said,
“I am determined to lead Ekiti youths in this struggle to take back governance.”