Ekiti Governor Kayode Fayemi has joined the 2023 presidential race on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
He promised to adopt wholistic approach in fighting insecurity, provide jobs for teeming youths, broad reforms through diversification and productivity, and expansion of revenue mobilisation.
Fayemi, Chairman of Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF), unveiled his manifestos at the Congress Hall,Transcorp Hilton, Abuja, before party members, top government functionaries, diplomats, and the media.
He said:”The die is now cast. I embark on this journey with a determination to play my part to the end.”
Fayemi also promised to tackle the national question by embarking on restructuring.
He said holistic approach will be embraced and institutionalized so that government and its services are brought closer to the people.In his view, decentralisation will enhance unity and stability.
Describing himself as a symbol of hope, he said Nigeria has an opportunity to make choices that will foster peace, unity and national prosperity.