By; OLADELE ADEDAYO, Ado-Ekiti
Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose has admonished young graduates not to be tools for election rigging in the forthcoming governor ship poll slated for July 14 this year in the state.
Fayose gave the admonition yesterday to the 2,300 corps members deployed to Ekiti during their swearing in ceremony held at Ise-Ekiti orientation camp.
Governor Fayose said,Nigerian leaders believe strongly in them, their industry and strength of character amid daunting socio-economic odds,urged them to keep hope alive as a new, younger and energetic leader would soon emerge to better their lot.
According to him”I will never asked you to do anything that is unbecoming of Nigerian youths,the country looks up to you in the coming elections. Please don’t allow any politicians to influence you to rig including myself.
“Run away from inducement and politicians that would call your attention to do evil
You will be remembered for whatever you did. The lord will keep all of you for me.
‘The youths should not allow themselves to be used for thuggery or to rig elections by the politicians. If I, Ayo Fayose asked you to rig election for me, you should decline. Your parents have spent fortunes on you to be a graduate,you should not disappoint them. Those politicians will never call out their children to die.
“Don’t allow yourselves to be used. Those of you that are being sworn in today will be around when the governorship election will hold in July, don’t allow yourselves to be used. Your parents expect you to return home alive,hale and hearty,” he said.