Opeyemi Bamidele a former House of Representatives member has been named as the Director General of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Governorship Campaign Council in Ekiti State.
The APC candidate, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, announced this at a news conference in Ado-Ekiti yesterday, shortly after the party inaugurated the State Campaign Council.
The State Campaign Council, he said, will work with the National Campaign Council headed by Kebbi State Governor Atiku Bagudu to achieve victory for the party at the July 14 governorship poll.
Chairmen of the various committees announced include Otunba Niyi Adebayo (Finance) Femi Bamsile (Mobilisation Committee), Mrs Bisi Fayemi (Women Committee), Omowumi Ogunlola (Welfare and Protocol), Mr. Biodun Fasakin (Legal Committee), Mr. Taiwo Olatunbosun (Media and Publicity), Mr. Alaba Abejide (Contact), Dr Bayo Orire (Health), Mr. Femi Ogundare (Youth), Group Capt. Ropo Ayegbusi (Security) and Chief Awe (Special Purpose).
Fayemi revealed that the flag off rally will be held on June 19 by the party’s national leadership while the final grand rally has been slated for July 10 to be led by President Muhammadu Buhari.