Ekiti state governor and Chairman of Governors forum Kayode Fayemi has debunked the rumor circulating that he would like to take over from President Muhammed Buhari in the next general presidential election in 2023.
Fayemi said he enjoys his current roles and is playing them to the best of his ability.
Vanguard news report that Kayode who spoke through his special advicer, Segun Dipe quoted him as saying
“Fayemi is a sitting governor and he chairs the Nigeria Governors’ Forum. He enjoys these roles and he is playing them to the best of his ability.
“His objective is that of engaging in processes such as negotiation, mediation, conciliation, and arbitration in order to move a seemingly violent conflict into non-violent dialogue, where differences are settled through conflict transformation processes or through the work of representative political institutions.
“He is interested in what is happening in every part of the country and, like he himself once stated, anything that affects the peace of any state governed by a member of the NGF would surely affect the solidarity of the forum.
“Like any other bridge-builder in the world, Fayemi likes to help to connect people, he is quick at recognising what someone else needs and his mind starts searching for ways to help the other person move ahead.”