Governor Fayose Reacts To Supreme Court Judgement Validating His Victory

5 years ago by: kaygee
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Press statement from Ayo Fayose regarding today's Supreme Court judgment in his favour...
I want to sincerely appreciate Ekiti people for their resilience and love for me. I am formally dedicating this victory to God and to them. Having voted for me ten months ago, and confirming the victory by the subsequent elections in the last few weeks, they have shown that they are unequivocal about their choice and their determination to protect and defend that mandate.
I cannot but appreciate the Apex Court for protecting democracy and also for living to the expectation of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Hon. Justice Mahmud Mohammed, who had assured that under his leadership, the judiciary would not subscribe to any plot to change the outcome of elections through the instrumentality of the Court.
I think the necessary lessons must have been learnt and it is obvious that Nigeria is evolving democratically. To my opponents, I plead with you to sheath your sword and join me in the development of Ekiti State. If truly our struggle is about service to our dear State, it is time to come together and channel all our resources towards the development of the State.
I am irrevocably committed to the protection of all, including the opposition in the State. Nobody is infallible, and I am not a perfect being. The only one that is perfect is God, but He, in His infinite mercies has made me the Governor of Ekiti State today. I have a term and tenure; there will be another opportunity for Ekiti people to decide who governs them.
Rather than trouble the peace of the State, our friends in the opposition parties should accept the will of God concerning our dear State and wait till 2018. I thank all stakeholders and I am assuring them that I will leave Ekiti State better than I met it. My special appreciation also goes to the security agencies for being alive to their responsibilities.
May the Almighty God continue to bless Ekiti State.

Ayodele Fayose
Governor, Ekiti State

bankadetoun (f) at 14-04-2015 03:15PM
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climax_man (m) at 14-04-2015 03:23PM
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Okk,ekiti ppl are listenin to u..
freethinker (m) at 14-04-2015 03:33PM
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dareper (m) at 14-04-2015 03:52PM
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Though man. U too much
Larry28 (f) at 14-04-2015 04:52PM
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Kristiantus (m) at 14-04-2015 05:03PM
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1 man MOPOL, i hail you...
echeeche (m) at 14-04-2015 05:32PM
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sandra78 (f) at 14-04-2015 06:07PM
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God bless you, your excellency
chylind5 (f) at 14-04-2015 08:37PM
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This man tough like Nyesom Wike and Akpabio
Scarlix (m) at 14-04-2015 08:45PM
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God Bless u Sir
beneno (m) at 14-04-2015 08:57PM
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 Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes
Anthonimania (m) at 14-04-2015 09:20PM
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It is not over yet..There are atrocities and intimidation of people of Ekiti with thugs, so do not rejoice yet. In two months your ass will be re-evaluated, so all your tactics will not take you far. Irrespective of what happened now, you are still one of the most corrupt Governor and there is a price for that. I hope that is well said.
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elchymo (m) at 20-08-2015 11:37AM
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Man of the people. U too much joor