…As Ekiti PDP holds thanksgiving service
From: WOLE BALOGUN, Ado-Ekiti
Governor of Ekiti State and chairman of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP)’s Governorship Forum, Ayodele Fayose, has said that unwavering stand on the part of supporters of the Ahmed Makarfi-led faction of the party, was what gave them victory over the Alimodu Sheriff’s faction at the Supreme Court, recently.
He said this, on Sunday, during a special thanksgiving service at the Saint Paul Anglican Church, Ikole-Ekiti in Ikole Local Government Area of the state, held by the party leaders and members to celebrate the victory.
Party leaders and members who included Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Kolapo Olushola, Speaker of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Kolawole Oluwawole, state chairman of the party,, Gboyega Oguntuase, who hailed from Ikole, Chairman of Ikole-Local Government Council, Adeyanju Adeyeye, Kehinde Agboola, member of House of Representative representing Ikole Constituency, and member of Ekiti State House of Assembly representing Ikole, Mrs. Titilayo Owolabi Akerele among other dignitaries, graced the event.
Fayose, who was represented at the event by his deputy, Olusola said: “Our story in PDP Ekiti and Nigeria is not different from what happened to Daniel in the Bible. The governor believes so much in prayers.When we stand on the truth, God will be with us. What happened to PDP in Nigeria is that truth has prayed. God has shut the lion’s mouth and prevented it from devouring us. Fayose stands by the truth always and that is why he always triumph, ” he said.