All Progressives Congress candidate within the Ekiti governorship election, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, mentioned the Saturday’s election course of had been “seamless, so far.”
The APC candidate mentioned this shortly after he voted at his polling unit in Isan Ekiti.
Fayemi who arrived his Polling Unit 009 in Isan Ekiti at 10.20am accompanied by his spouse and members of his family, promptly took his place on the queue, however one of many Presiding Officers approached and supplied him the chance to solid his vote instantly. However, Fayemi weighed the choice for some time and consulted together with his spouse. Thereafter, he requested the voters, if they might allow him to vote forward of them. Their response was an awesome, ‘yes’. After casting his vote,
Speaking on the election, Fayemi famous that the method was clean.
“It has been seamless, so far. I was accredited and voted seamlessly. But I have heard reports of issues with the card reader from other parts of the state. Largely, we thank God that not much ugly incidents have been recorded.”
Isan-Ilafon-Elemeso axis, which is in Ward 11 in Oye native authorities space has 12 Polling Units. It can be dwelling to the governorship candidates of the Unity Party of Nigeria, Mr. Olufemi Bade-Gboyega, and Senator Bode Olowoporoku of the Advanced Congress for Democracy.
Despite the truth that the INEC accredited candidates representing 35 political events for the Ekiti State governorship election, in lots of polling models visited by THISDAY, solely the APC and the PDP had brokers to watch the electoral course of on their behalf. But in Ward A, Polling Unit 006 on the Ilori Community High School in Ijero native authorities space, Bamidele Moses Oluwafemi acted as agent for the African Democratic Party (ADP), Mr. Segun Adewale.
Mr. Oladapo Kolawole, a former commissioner within the state spoke in the identical vein as Fayemi. He noticed, “Thank God that I am not disenfranchised like the 2014 governorship election. Though I was a commissioner, I had to run into the bush. In this town (Iloro-Ekiti), I know a polling booth where my candidate will lose. I know where I hope to win. Overall, I am confident that my party, the APC will emerge victorious.”