Yinka Ayefele Becomes INEC Ambassador, Releases 25th Album
Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has named Gospel Tungba Maestro, Dr Yinka Ayefele (MON), as its ambassador for the forthcoming 2019 elections.
A letter signed by Mrs Lakunya Dorothy Bello, Deputy Director, Civil Society Division, Voter Education and Publicity Department of the Commission in Abuja, stated that Dr Ayefele is expected to use his strong, integrity-based social influence to assist INEC in making a success of the coming 2019 elections, and future electoral activities.
The conferment ceremony, which was held at an elaborate ceremony in Lagos last Saturday, was attended by INEC’s top management staff and the entertainment community.
Ayefele who was happy about his new ambassadorial post, described the position as a welcome development and also assured the commission of his commitment to voter education.
“I’m happy to be one of INEC’s ambassador. I see this as a task that must be accomplished. It is my duty as an ambassador to educate Nigerian eligible voters on their voting rights. Already, we have a jingle dedicated to this course on my radio stations, in Ibadan and Abeokuta where we educate Nigerians on how to cast their vote and how not to sell their conscience.
Meanwhile, Ayefele who is also Chairman of Fresh FM, Ibadan and Abeokuta respectively has released his 25th album to commemorate the 21st anniversary of his accident.
Titled, ‘Favour’, the album, a danceable offering with tracks like, ‘Ire Ayo’, ‘Ewa Bamijo’, ‘You are God’, ‘Iji to Ja’, ‘Ore to se’ and ‘Appreciation’, is released under Galaxy Music. The six-track album is already enjoying quality air review on top radio stations across the country.