Politics

June 10, 2018

Fayemi appoints ailing Bamidele as Campaign Director General

Fayemi appoints ailing Bamidele as Campaign Director General

Opeyemi Bamidele

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela
Ado-Ekiti -The Governorship candidate of the All Progressive Congress in the July 14 election in Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi on Sunday denied the report that Opeyemi Bamidele has been flown abroad for further treatment, describing the story as false and unfounded.

Opeyemi Bamidele

Bamidele, alongside five other party members were shot at a reception rally organised in honour of Fayemi at the party secretariat in Ado-Ekiti, on Friday, the 1st of June.

Speaking with newsmen shortly after the inauguration of the party campaign council in Ado Ekiti, Fayemi said he was with Bamidele the previous night in an undisclosed Hospital in Lagos, where, according to him, the former member of the House of Representatives is recuperating.