Oyebanji sworn in as Ekiti governor, promises prosperity


FIFTY-four-year-old former secretary to the Ekiti State government, Biodun Oyebanji, was on Sunday sworn in as the fifth elected governor of Ekiti State following his victory in the June 18 election. 

Oyebanji from Ikogosi-Ekiti, Ekiti West Local Government Area of the state, succeeded Dr Kayode Fayemi, who finished his second and final term on Saturday, October 15. 

At the inauguration held at the Ekiti Parapo Pavilion, Ado-Ekiti, the state capital, Chief Judge of the state, Justice Oyewole Adeyeye, administered the oath of office and allegiance on the new governor at exactly 12:50pm.

Minutes earlier, new deputy governor, Chief Monisade Afuyealso, took her oath of office….

Source: Nigerian Tribune