Fayose's deputy, Eleka wins Ekiti PDP Governorship primary poll

Ekiti guber: Olusola, Fayose's deputy emerges PDP fl ag bearer Beats Adeyeye 1191:770

The governorship candidate said the people of the state would resist all forms of violence and money politics during the election in the state.

For this, he urged PDP members in the state to remain vigilant and not relent until what he described as the final success is achieved on July 14.

Prof. Kolapo Olusola-Eleka scored 1,190 to defeat the only challenger in the race, a former Minister of Works, Mr Dayo Adeyeye, who scored 771 votes.

The PDP spokesman declared that the three aspirants are so far happy with the prevailing atmosphere.His words: "The three aspirants are happy with all arrangements so far, and have pledged that they will support whoever emerges."We want to assure you that there will be peace in Ekiti". All the other parties are just shouting.

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Mr Okowa in announcing the results, hailed the contestants and delegates for displaying maturity, pointing out that this had again confirmed that the PDP was truly a democratic party.

"We are aware of the plans of the interlopers who wanted to grab power through the backdoor".

"With the emergence of a formidable candidate such as Olusola-Eleka, and the incontrovertible popularity of the PDP across Ekiti, we are already standing shoulder-to-shoulder with the people as we set for a very robust, issue-based campaign".

"We will soon retake all our original states in the South-West and the nation at large, " it said. "I am ready and prepared to take up this challenge as the incoming governor of Ekiti State on the platform of the PDP".

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Responding, Olusola said he would continue to display loyalty to the party and he thanked those who facilitated his victory.

The Deputy National Chairman (South) of the party, Yemi Akinwonmi, said PDP had shown, through the outcome of its governorship primary in Ekiti, that it was the only democratic party in the country.

"I commend Governor Ayodele Fayose, the Returning Officer, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, and our party leaders for showing leadership when it mattered the most".

An Appeal Committee to be chaired by the PDP national chairman, Uche Secondus, with all the members of the National Working Committee (NWC) as members would sit on Thursday to receive appeals from the congress.

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He also found out that the so-called scientists were also a part of the plan and were working with the fraudsters for Rs 20,000. In this regard, they also said that that they would have to import some chemicals, according to the police.

Prince Secondus said that the real victor from the exercise is democracy and not any individual as the PDP family in Ekiti would be healthier from the primary.

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