Senator Ayo Fasanmi, the national leader of the main Yoruba cultural group, Afenifere, says the group will back Ekiti governor, Kayode Fayemi, for 2023 presidency.

He made the disclosure in Ado-Ekiti on Thursday at a colloquium marking the posthumous birthday of the late sage, Chief Obafemi Awolowo.

Fasanmi, went further to advise Yoruba people to support a candidate who shares the visions of Awolowo, while publicly endorsing Fayemi as a possible candidate for the 2023 presidency.