The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has screened seventeen aspirants ahead of Ekiti 2022 governorship election.
Senator Makarfi on Monday screened the aspirants at PDP National Secretariat, Abuja.
The aspirants jostling for PDP governorship ticket ahead of Ekiti 2022 comprise eight male and female.
They are the former governor of the state, Segun Oni; former deputy governor, Kolapo Olusola Eleka; Immediate past state chairman of the party, Bisi Kolawole; a serving Senator, Biodun Olujimi; outgoing National Treasure of the party, Wale Aribisala; Former GMD bank, Kayode Adaramodu; a Lagos-based businessman and senatorial aspirant of the party in 2014, Lateef Ajijola and Otunba Yinka Akerele.
Others are 2018 PDP deputy governorship candidate, Deji Ogunsakin; a former Tutor General in Ekiti State, Chief (Mrs) Arogundade Oluwatoyin Anike, Hon (Mrs) Olumide-Ojo Olukemi Olubunmi; a former House of Assembly member during the second term of Ayodele Fayose administration, Hon. Princess Titilayo Owolabi Akerele; the 2019 House of Representatives aspirant, Princess Adekemi Adewumi; 2019 House of Assembly candidate, Mrs Cecilia Ebiesuwa, Mrs Adewumi Adesoye , Mrs Module Asaolu and Mrs Deborah Alo.