Kayode Fayemi, governor of Ekiti State has emerged as the new chairman of Nigeria Governors Forum
He will be serving for two years after he was elected late Wednesday.
He was nominnated by Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State and was chosen at a gathering of the 36 governors in Abuja.
Mr Fayemi was unanimously elected to succeeded Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State.
In the same vein, Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto was also elected as vice-chairman.