The Governor-elect of Ekiti State, Mr Biodun Abayomi Oyebanji has obtained his certificates of return from the Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC) on Wednesday.
Recall that he gained final Saturday’s governorship election after defeating his opponents.
The Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC) introduced him and his deputy, Chief (Mrs) Monisade Afuye certificates of return because the Governor-elect and deputy governor elect respectively.
The occasion was witnessed by the Ekiti State First Woman, Erelu Bisi Fayemi, Speaker Ekiti State Home of Meeting, Rt Hon Funminiyi Afuye, spouse of the Governor- elect, Dr Olayemi Oyebanji, husband of the Deputy Governor-elect, Mr Afuye; former deputy Governor Surveyor Abiodun Aluko, Ekiti APC Chairman, Barr Paul Omotosho, and social gathering leaders.
Mr Fatoba Oluwole who gained the bye- election to fill the vacant Sliti East Constituency 1 seat within the State’s Home of Meeting was additionally introduced his Certificates of Return to the newly elected on the temporary however vibrant occasion.
The INEC Nationwide Commissioner answerable for Ekiti, Oyo and Lagos States, Mr Sam Olumekun introduced the certificates to them on the fee’s workplace, Ado Ekiti in step with the provisions of part 72(1) of the brand new electoral act.
Mr Oyebanji mentioned he would put in his finest to implement the six- level agenda entrenched in his manifesto which he earlier unveiled on the onset of his marketing campaign.
He added that the victory given to him by Ekiti individuals on the ballot was a testomony to the sterling efficiency of the Governor Kayode Fayemi administration, including that it was validated by the huge votes freely given to the All Progressives Congress (APC) on the Saturday’s election.
He recommended President Muhammadu Buhari for offering a degree enjoying floor for all of the contestants to have a good contest and check their reputation and acceptance through the election.
Mr Oyebanji additionally hailed INEC for doing a yeoman’s job, describing the introduction of BIMODAL Voter Accreditation System (BVAS) as a “game changer” which made the method seamless, truthful and clear.
He recommended safety companies and different safety stakeholders for being alive to their obligations earlier than throughout and after the election which cumulated within the peaceable conduct of the election.
He mentioned, “Ekiti Kete we thanks all for investing your belief in us, in our social gathering, what is going on in the present day is historic in Ekiti State, that is the primary time that the Authorities will likely be succeeding itself and I make daring to say that that is made doable by the sterling efficiency of Governor kayode Fayemi as a result of June 18 was a referendum on Governor Kayode Fayemi as governor of this state and Ekiti State got here out and validated the truth that he has performed so properly.
“I’ll do my doable finest to make sure that we don’t disappoint you, we’ve a six level agenda which is a mix of what we’re doing now and our ambition and we are going to stay trustworthy in its implementation.