Governor of Ekiti State, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, yesterday declared that his presidential ambition is still very much intact, in spite of the fact that the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) had zoned the ticket to the North. Fayose Speaking during an interactive session with teachers in public primary and secondary schools at the government house in Ado Ekiti, on Friday, Fayose said, I am still in the presidential race I am only waiting for the time Ekiti governorship election will hold so I can have the time. Though, I am making contacts, I am reaching out to the people that matter across the country”. Fayose said he decided to soft-pedal on his campaign because of the July 14, 2018 Ekiti governorship poll, saying the campaign will begin to gain traction after the state election. The governor added that he would repeat a resounding victory against Dr Kayode Fayemi , if he is picked as the candidate of the All Progressives Congress(APC), saying he is not threatened by his rumoured ambition. On the agitations of some PDP aggrieved aspirants that Fayose should be prevented from interfering with the primary , the governor assured that the state has no role to play in the shadow election, saying it remains the prerogative of the Chief Uche Secondus-led National Working Committee.