Governor of Ekiti state, Ayo Fayose has revealed that he is always
reading the Bible at night when
everyone has left him alone.
In an interview with Vanguard, Fayose said he is far from perfect even though his belief in God is
Fayose, a controversial personality,
also revelled in the privilege of
having a “praying mother and a
giant in Christ as wife”.
He said, “I cannot tell you that I am a perfect man, but I believe in God. I
am one man that counts my blessings; name them one by one
and thank God for what he has done in my life.”
“When everybody leaves in the
night, I read the Bible and look for
words that will carry me the next
hour. I had the privilege of being
raised in a Christian home and my
understanding of the Bible is deep. And as God will have it I have a
praying mother and a giant in
The governor further explained the
relevance of his wife, Feyisetan, in
the decision he makes and the
battles he fights.
According to him, his wife had already informed him that he would prevail in the investigation of the EFFC into the source of funding for his election.
“If my wife tells me that this will
happen, it will happen. If she tells me not to fight any battle, I don’t, and if she tells to go on, I do,” he said.
“She told me that nothing would
come out of the present battle they
are waging against me, and I
strongly believe that because it is all