Ekiti Guber Election Result 2018 Irepodun Ifelodun. Here are the unofficial and Official results from Irepodun/Ifelodun Local Govt. Area at the ongoing Ekiti Gubernatorial Elections conducted by The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC.
Ekiti Guber Election Result 2018 Irepodun Ifelodun
About Irepodun/Ifelodun LGA
Irepodun/Ifelodun is a Local Government Area of Ekiti State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Igede.
It has an area of 356 km² and a population of 129,149 at the 2006 census.
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.