Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose says he will officially declare his intention to run for the 2019 presidential election on October 1, 2017.
He made the revelation at an all-inclusive meeting of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, with other political parties which held at Ibadan Civic Centre, Agodi Gate, Ibadan yesterday where he said, ‘most surely. I am in the race’.
“I am declaring on October 1. It is my right to be president of Nigeria as a citizen of this country. I am educated and I have experience in politics. I am vast in public administration. The people want me. I will vie for the presidency under whatever circumstances. I will contest and I will prioritise the interests of the people’ he said.