Trouble as EFCC Arrest Ekiti Finance Commissioner and Accountant After Fayose’s Declaration for Presidency
Trouble as EFCC Arrest Ekiti Finance Commissioner and Accountant After Fayose’s Declaration for Presidency. Today wasn’t that smooth in Ekiti State politics as the commissioner for Finance and the Accountant General were arrested by members of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC ).
Ukrido, learnt that the arrest took place in the state’s capital Ado Ekiti, minutes after the State governor Ayo Fayose had made his intension known for 2019 Presidential election.
Governor Fayose made his declaration today Thursday in Abuja. In his statement, he said;
“Our economy will be revived and returned to the path of progress that it was before we had the misfortune of having these clueless people in power.
“We will ensure diversification of the economy through agriculture, adequate supply of power and massive industrialization, thereby creating employment for our youths. We can do it, and we will do it.
“With me as your President, you can be rest assured of a government that will be responsive to your needs.
“You are guaranteed a federal government that will relate with all Nigerians not on the basis of ethnicity, religion, political affiliations and the percentage of votes but on equity and justice as citizens of one nation, one people, and one destiny.
“My party leaders, I present myself to you as the needed vehicle for our party to move back to the presidency. I am doing so because I am confident that with God and all of you behind me, we can do it, and we will do it.”