Thursday, 13 April 2017 01:26

Ekiti 2018: The best candidate based on policies is still Bimbo Daramola- Ex-Lawmaker

During a recent interview, Ex-Federal Lawmaker who represented Ife Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives, Hon Rotimi Makinde, said the best qualified candidate to be governor of Ekiti state, is Hon Bimbo Daramola.

"I can't think of a better person to be governor of any state," he said of Daramola, whom he praised as "the most able person I've ever met in public life" who possesses "tremendous empathy" for people.

“His House of Representatives record demonstrates his abiding concern for equality and fairness under the law.”

“Daramola’s exemplary record of service demonstrates that he is a protector of civil rights and defender of the people.”

He is superbly qualified by temperament, intellect, and experience, to serve as Ekiti’s chief executive.”

 

Image result for pictures of hon rotimi makinde

Hon Rotimi Makinde

Makinde described Daramola as a man with bundle of knowledge who has deep and unique understanding of what Ekiti people need, especially the downtrodden.

 ”It is clear to everyone in Ekiti land that the ambition of Bimbo Daramola is not motivated by selfish interest. He is not aspiring to be Governor because of juicy positions to enrich his pocket. Politics is about nobility of character and I believe that no one can fault Bimbo Daramola on this. Bimbo is a man of integrity and he is hardworking.”

“Bimbo has been at the centre of APC struggles and progressive movement in Ekiti State and at different times risked his life and career for standing firm for truth, fairness and justice, he said.

Makinde, also revealed that he will mobilise support for his candidacy, while pleading with the principled people of Ekiti State not to waste their vote. Their votes must go for Bimbo Daramola, he pleaded.

Image result for pictures of bimbo daramola

Hon Daramola and Sokoto Governor, Aminu Tambuwal

”I have no doubt within me that Bimbo will emerge victorious at the APC primary. As a political stakeholder in my own right, suffices to say that the acceptability of the elections outcomes will go on to form part of the dossier of the current INEC leadership and will thus define the extent of trust Nigerians will have in the electoral umpire in the next election. 

Daramola, during his term as a member of the House of Representatives donated a 32-bed 'Joan Taiwo Daramola Memorial Hospital to his community, the facility is being run by the Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital (EKSUTH).

Read 770 times Last modified on Wednesday, 19 April 2017 21:55

Highlights

Anti-Corruption: Buhari's selective prosecution of opposition is suspect- Col Umar

Anti-Corruption: Buhari's selective prosecution of opposition is suspect- Col Umar

In: Highlights

Per Second News----Social critic and founder of Movement for Unity and Progress, Colonel Abubakar Dangiwa Umar has challenged the Buhari administration to end the selective prosecution of opposition party members…

Readmore..

Phillipines’ president Duterte says he can ‘eat’ terrorists caught alive by his troops

Phillipines’ president Duterte says he can ‘eat’ terrorists caught alive by his troops

In: Highlights

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte warned on Sunday that he could be “50 times” more brutal than Muslim militants who stage beheadings and said he could even “eat” the extremists if…

Readmore..

SERVICOM Addresses Failure in Public Sector – National Coordinator

SERVICOM Addresses Failure in Public Sector – National Coordinator

In: Highlights

BY AMOS DUNIA, Persecond News, Abuja - Newly appointed National Coordinator for the National Office for Service Compact with all Nigerians (SERVICOM), Mrs. Nnenna Akajemeli has assured that her agency…

Readmore..

Wife of the President Acquires Rice Mills, Fish Driers for Women Farmers

Wife of the President Acquires Rice Mills, Fish Driers for Women Farmers

In: Highlights

The Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari has acquired 20 rice mills and 25 fish driers for use by women farmers across the country.

Readmore..

$5.9m: Patience Jonathan set to get money back..as.EFCC withdraws motion on account

$5.9m: Patience Jonathan set to get money back..as.EFCC withdraws motion on account

In: Highlights

NAN---The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday withdrew a motion before a Federal High Court Lagos for stay of execution of a judgment which unfroze the account of…

Readmore..

 ADVERTISEMENT

   ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

 

 

PSN TV

Please enter youtube id.

ADVERTISEMENT

 

 

 

 

 

Newsletter

Community Impact

 


Please enter youtube id.