Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi has alleged that some folks inside the All Progressives Congress (APC) are sponsoring unfavorable opinions about him in public.

He alleged that the detractors are utilizing some faceless political teams to defame him and provides the general public a nasty illustration of him as a result of his perceived curiosity within the 2023 presidency.

The Governor in an announcement by his Chief Press Secretary, Yinka Oyebode stated the individuals inside the APC are terrified of his rising political profile and are going about sponsoring lies in an try and demarket him forward of the 2023 presidential elections.

“Most of the people is hereby alerted of a recent plot by some political pursuits to activate a spate of unfavorable media campaigns in opposition to the individual of Dr Kayode Fayemi, Governor of Ekiti State and Chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Discussion board (NGF),” Oyebode stated.

“The plot, as uncovered, is to make use of some faceless political teams and political jobbers from totally different elements of the nation to defame the Ekiti State Governor.

“Particularly, the plan is to make use of the faceless teams to discredit Governor Fayemi and painting him as unacceptable to the generality of the folks throughout the six geo-political zones of the nation. This plot is a part of their recreation plan for the 2023 presidential contest.”

Talking particularly on his principal contesting the 2023 presidency, Oyebode acknowledged that Fayemi stays targeted and dedicated to main the folks of Ekiti State and has not declared any curiosity in changing President Muhammadu Buhari.

He, due to this fact, urged members of the general public to ignore any sponsored marketing campaign focused at discrediting the Ekiti State Governor.

“For the avoidance of doubt, Dr Fayemi has not informed anybody that he’s within the race for the Presidency of Nigeria. He has all the time maintained that he’s on responsibility in Ekiti and wish to focus on that task. What he does afterwards is within the palms of God and he’ll cross that bridge on the acceptable time. He restated this place throughout his most up-to-date interview with Come up TV on January 1, 2022.

“Some entrenched pursuits inside the ruling All Progressives Congress, nevertheless, appear uncomfortable with the rising profile of the NGF Chairman and have resorted to low cost blackmail aimed toward de-marketing him.

“We urge members of the general public to ignore the potpourri of lies and low cost blackmail that could possibly be launched within the coming days, whereas the promoters of this smear marketing campaign are suggested to focus on advertising their aspiration to the great folks of Nigeria with out recourse to defamation or character assassination of perceived rivals.

“The Nigerian Structure states clearly the {qualifications} for the place of the President of the nation. Each certified grownup has the best to aspire to the primary place. Subsequently, we don’t consider it’s correct, respectable or strategic for any aspirant to assume his marketing campaign can solely collect momentum when he destroys the repute of a fellow citizen who’s perceived as a potential opponent,” he stated.

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