Ikere LGA Result Ekiti Guber Election 2018. Here are the unofficial and Official results from Ikere Local Govt. Area at the ongoing Ekiti Gubernatorial Elections conducted by The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC.
Ikere LGA Result Ekiti Guber Election 2018
Election Date: Saturday, July 14, 2018
About Ikere LGA
Ikere-Ekiti, also known as Ikere or Ikerre, is a city in Ekiti State of Nigeria.
In Ikere Local Government. It is an agricultural and mine centre.
According to the 1963 and 1991 census, the population was 114,780 and 60,257 respectively, but the 2006 census recorded it to be 147,355
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 – Ikere LGA
10. Ikere LG
PDP- 17,183 (Winner)