Confronted with the truth of the bigwigs presidential aspirants of the opposition Peoples Democratic Social gathering (PDP), Ayo Fayose has pulled ouf of the race.
The outgoing governor of Ekiti state Ayodele Fayose who the primary to have indicated curiosity for the workplace of president come 2019 has dropped his ambition.
In keeping with the Information Company of Nigerian, the governor dropped the trace on Friday when he acquired the duo of former governor Rabiu Kwankwaso and former minister, Kabir Turaki Taminu, (each presidential aspirants) who got here to foyer him and delegates within the state PDP.
Fayose mentioned he needed to drop the ambition as mark of sympathy and concern for his deputy, Kolapo Olusola-Eleka who misplaced within the final gubernatorial election within the state.
”I dropped the presidential ambition as a result of of the stolen mandate freely given to my deputy. As a very good chief, I can not abandon my loyal deputy whose mandate was stolen by the APC and be pursuing one other ambition My posters are there in a room. I’m dedicated to the restoration of the mandate for now greater than the rest”, he mentioned.
Prior to now, Fayose had not solely opened marketing campaign places of work but additionally got here out with retinue of branded autos with which to marketing campaign for the presidential slot.