Tag: Ekiti state

Fayemi Recovers from COVID-19 After 11 Days in Isolation

Henry Solomon- August 1, 2020

Ekiti state Governor, Kayode Fayemi has recovered from COVID-19, after 11 days in isolation. Fayemi , in the early hours of Saturday confirmed this new ... Read More

Minister Commends Ekiti State Governor for Implementing Right of Way

Tanimu- May 18, 2020

The Honourable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami), FNCS, FBCS, FIIM, is delighted to hear about the Executive Order No. ... Read More

Alleged N6.9bn Fraud: Fayose Still Under investigation – EFCC

Henry Solomon- June 28, 2019

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday told a Federal High Court in Lagos that former Gov. Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti, facing N6.9 ... Read More

Fayemi reverses Fayose, reinstates Perm Secs sacked 2014

admin- November 21, 2018

Gov.  Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti has ordered the reinstatement of all the five Permanent Secretaries that were retired in 2014 by the immediate past administration of ... Read More

Ekiti House Of Assembly Member Shot By Assassins Is Dead (Photo)

admin- October 29, 2018

Michael Adedeji A member of the Ekiti state house of assembly, Micheal Adedeji who was shot in the head by gunmen on Friday, is dead. ... Read More

Fayemi Dissolves Boards of Agencies, Parastatals

Henry Solomon- October 19, 2018

The new Ekiti state Governor, Kayode Fayemi on Friday dissolved boards of government agencies, parastatals and corporations in the state. Mr Biodun Oyebanji, the Secretary ... Read More

Former Ekiti State Governor, Fayose Reports at EFCC

Henry Solomon- October 16, 2018

Former Governor of Ekiti state, Mr Ayodele Fayose, on Tuesday reported at the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Abuja in accordance with his promise. ... Read More

APC Stalwart Bunmi Ojo, Murdered in Ekiti

Henry Solomon- August 11, 2018

Bunmi Ojo, a Federal Commissioner representing Ekiti on the board of Federal Character Commision (FCC), and also a stalwart of the ruling APC has been ... Read More

Ekiti Governorship Race: INEC Begins Distribution of Sensitive Materials, Vehicles Being Tracked

Henry Solomon- July 12, 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission  (INEC), on Thursday afternoon began the distribution of sensitive materials ahead of Saturday ’s gubernatorial election. The materials were being moved ... Read More

Ekiti people defy Fayose’s orders, troop out for Buhari, Fayemi

admin- July 11, 2018

Some of the crowd at the Kayode Fayemi’s APC rally in Ado Ekiti today. The people defied Fayose to attend the rally The people of ... Read More

‘Your Votes Will Count’, INEC Assures Ekiti Electorate

Henry Solomon- July 9, 2018

Ahead of  Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, the  Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on Monday assured the electorate that ... Read More

INEC strategises for Ekiti, Osun, 2019 elections

admin- June 5, 2018

By Emmanuel Oloniruha The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has re-constituted its Election Monitoring and Support Centre (EMSC) Committee ahead of the Ekiti and Osun ... Read More

Fayose not worried by Adeyeye’s APC move

admin- May 30, 2018

Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti said the defection of former Minister of State for Works, Mr. Dayo Adeyeye from the Peoples Democratic Party to All ... Read More

Ekiti APC guber primary turns violent as protesters halt voting

inno.korie- May 5, 2018

The voting exercise in the governorship primary of the All Progressives Congress(APC) in Ekiti was disrupted on Saturday by some protesters at the Oluyemi Kayode ... Read More

Ekiti APC Primary: ‘I have no anointed candidate – Tinubu

inno.korie- May 5, 2018

As aspirants slugged it out for the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship ticket in the party’s primary election in Ekiti on Saturday, APC National Leader, ... Read More

Gov Fayose Felicitates With Muslim At Eid-el-Kabir Prayer Ground

Henry Solomon- September 1, 2017

Ekiti State governor, Mr  Ayo Fayose, on Friday dressed in Muslim regalia and joined other Muslims at the Ado Ekiti central praying ground for the ... Read More

NDLEA Destroys 246 Tonnes of Cannabis Sativa in Ekiti State

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 2, 2017

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Ekiti State Command ‎on Tuesday said it had destroyed 246 tonnes of cannabis sativa (weeds) in the state. ... Read More

Leave Buhari Alone, Youth Organisation Tells Fayose

Abdul Jimoh- July 14, 2017

Leave Buhari alone, Youth Organisation tells Fayose The Buhari Youth Organisation, Lagos State Chapter, has urged Gov. Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State to stop negative ... Read More

Oba of Benin To Gov Fayose: “Eschew Conflict and Embrace Peace”

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 7, 2017

Imelda Osayande, NAN: Oba Ewuare II of the Benin Kingdom in Edo has advised Gov. Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti to eschew conflict and embrace peace ... Read More

Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose Seeks to Complete Aborted Tenure

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 23, 2017

Gov. Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State said on Monday that he would contest in court his removal from office during his first term tenure. The ... Read More