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Fayose urges North to wait till 2019 for Presidency

2015-01-08 14:40
Ado Ekiti - Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose, has advised the Northern region to wait till 2019 when it will be their turn to produce the president, reports Punch.

Speaking through his Special Assistant on Public Communications and New Media, Lere Olayinka, Fayose said since the South-West had ruled for eight years, the South-South should be allowed to continue.

Also read: Fayose promises to run an all-inclusive government

He said that four years is not too much for the North to wait for the return of the presidency to the region.

He described the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Mohammadu Buhari, as the candidate of former Lagos State governor, Bola Tinubu.

Read more at Punch.

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