The governor of Ekiti State and the Chairman of governors forum, having come in contact with the chief of staff and other people that had contact with him have been advised to self isolate themselves. The Ekiti state governor who showed example by undergoing the test and also has self isolated himself. The governor made this known on his twitter handle, he said "I just took a CoviD 19 test, having gone into self isolation since yesterday evening. I'm asymptomatic and feel well, but I was in meetings with two people who had since tested positive. I look forward to an all clear and have encouraged all my colleagues to take the test."
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