Fayose meets ex Ondo Deputy Governor, advises him on PDP


The statement quoted Fayose as making the call when he received Ajayi, the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) candidate in the last governorship election in Ondo State, in his Afao-Ekiti country home late Friday night.
“It is important for him (Ajayi) to put the past behind, return to PDP and join hands other leaders in the state to rebuild the party,” Fayose said.


The former governor described Ajayi as a force to be reckoned in the of Ondo State, adding that the deputy governor thrive better politically in ‘a liberal political party like PDP’.
“What I tell you like a brother is that the past should be put behind you and the future focused on realistically.
“The best option before you now is to return to the PDP and I am encouraging you to it a , because you the party and the party too needs a strong political character like you,” Fayose said.
Responding, the deputy governor commended Fayose for his “credible in the South-West and in the country as a whole”.




He described the former governor as a clear-minded personality, who say his mind, not minding whose ox was gored.
“I have come to Afao-Ekiti at this hour of the day to wish a friend, brother and leader a happy 60th birthday.
“Fayose is one person I have great respect for and I will continue to relate him, because he is not someone who will not tell you something when he means another thing.
“His yes is yes and when he says no, he means no,” Ajayi said. (NAN)