Former Minister of Solid Minerals Development Kayode Fayemi has been sworn-in as new governor of Governor of Ekiti State, southwest Nigeria.
Fayemi was sworn in alongside his Deputy, Bisi Egbeyemi, at about 12:20, on Tuesday afternoon by the Chief Judge of Ekiti State, Justice Ayodeji Simeon Daramola in Ado-Ekiti, the state capital.
Those present at the swearing-in ceremony of the governor were the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Ogunwusi Ojaja II, among other dignitaries.
Congratulations Governor Fayemi Kayode.
Former Governor Fayose of the state has also submitted himself to the EFCC as promised. He arrived the Wuse 2 office of the anti-graft agency accompanied by PDP leaders and his supporters to honour invitation bothering on N1.3bn he allegedly received from Obanikoro.