The state is known as the primary domicile region for the Yoruba tribe in Nigeria.
Remember, the country Nigeria have 3 basic tribes which include the Hausa (Northerners, Igbos and the Yorubas).
The need to know the list of past and present governors of Ekiti state from the 1960 Independence is crucial; most especially for students and information seekers.
We are however, happy you stumbled on the right page as we shall be looking at the comprehensive list of all past reigning governors of Ekiti State and their political parties from 1960.
The below list may also contain list of military government (as the case may be).
See below for full details for List of Ekiti State Governors and their Political Party from 1960 till date.
Ekiti State Governors from 1960 & Their Political Parties
|Name||Title||Took Office||Left Office||Party|
|Navy Captain Atanda Yusuf||Administrator||Sep-98||May-99||Military|
|Otunba Niyi Adebayo||Governor||29-May-99||29-May-03||AD|
|Chief Friday Aderemi||Acting Governor||17-Oct-06||18-Oct-06||PDP|
|Tope Ademiluyi||Acting Governor||27-Apr-07||29-May-07||PDP|
|Dr. Kayode Fayemi||Governor||15-Oct-10||16-Oct-14||ACN|
|Dr. Kayode Fayemi||Governor||16-Oct-18||Incumbent||APC|
Who is the Present Governor of Ekiti State 2022?
The Present Governor of Ekiti State is Dr. Kayode Fayemi from All Progressive Congress (APC).