Fayose appoints new advisers, swears-in LG chairmen


The newly-elected local government chairmen in Ekiti state on Sunday took oath of office as representatives of their various councils.

The swearing in ceremony which was performed by Governor Ayodele Fayose at the government house pavilion Ado Ekiti, is coming 24 hours after Saturday’s poll, where the Peoples Democratic Party­ (PDP) won in all chairmanship and councillorship seats.

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Governor Ayodele Fayose while speaking to newsmen shortly after the swearing in charged the newly-elected council chairmen to give their best to the people of their constituents and the state at large.

 The governor who also announced the immediate appointment of all the outgoing chairmen as his special advisers in all the local governments, said his administration will continue to promote participatory governance.

The poll usherd in the new administration at the various local government areas witnessed a low turnout of voters but was peaceful.