Ado-Ekiti LGA Result Ekiti Guber 2018. Here are the unofficial and Official results from Ado-Ekiti Local Govt. Area at the ongoing Ekiti Gubernatorial Elections conducted by The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC.
Ado-Ekiti LGA Result Ekiti Guber 2018
Election Date: Saturday, July 14, 2018
About Ado-Ekiti LGA
Ado Ekiti is a city in southwest Nigeria, the state capital and headquarters of the Ekiti State.
The population in 2006 was 308,621. The people of Ado Ekiti are mainly of the Ekiti sub-ethnic group of the Yoruba.
Ado Ekiti City has a State owned University – the University of Ado Ekiti now Ekiti State University Ado-Ekiti, a privately owned University – Afe Babalola University Ado-Ekiti, a Polytechnic – the Federal Polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti, privately owned polytechnic Crown polytechnic, Odo and many others.
Ekiti Guber Election 2018 – Meet The Contestants
There are a total of 35 Aspirants vieing for the Governorship seat.
Here are the most popular ones.
1. Kayode Fayemi – All Progressives Congress (APC)
Dr Fayemi hails from Isan Ekiti in Oye Local Government Area of the North Senatorial District of the state. He first served as the state governor since 2010 but lost his re-election to the incumbent Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose in 2014.
Fayemi consequently joined President Buhari’s cabinet in late 2015 and served as the Minister of Solid Minerals Development. He resigned as a minister on May 30 after being declared as the APC candidate to pursue his governorship ambition.
2. Kolapo Olusola – Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)
Professor Kolapo Olusola is the incumbent deputy governor of Ekiti State from Ikere Ekiti in Ekiti South Senatorial District. Before his election as deputy governor, Olusola was an accomplished lecturer at the Department of Building in Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile Ife, for at least two decades.
Ekiti Guber Election 2018 Results – Ado Ekiti LGA
16. Ado LG
PDP- 32,810 (Winner)