The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has released its timetable and schedule of activities for next year’s (2022) Governorship Elections in Ekiti and Osun states. According to the Party’s official notice signed by the National Secretary of the Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC), Sen. John James Akpanudodehe, the sale of nomination forms will begin on the 16th for Ekiti state and 18th for Osun state, November 2021.
The tenure of Osun State and Ekiti State Governors Gboyega Oyetola and Kayode Fayemi is due to elapse next year. Oyetola will be looking for his second term ticket while Fayemi having served two tenure, is rummoured to be replaced with Biodun Oyebanji, the current Secretary to the State Government (SSG).
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had earlier fixed June 18, 2022, for the Ekiti governorship election and July 16, 2022, for the same exercise in Osun state.