Ekiti state

Fayose Reiterates Need For Nigeria Restructuring

Ekiti State News - 3 months ago. Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has reiterated the need for the restructuring of the country, saying the issues that led to the nation’s civil war were yet to be resolved many decades after. He said the corporate existence of Nigeria is being threatened by selective administration of justice, marginalisation, vendetta against perceived political opponents among...

Murder: Court Grants Olukere Of Ikere-Ekiti Bail

Ekiti State News - 3 months ago. The Olukere of Ikere-Ekiti, Oba Ganiyu Obasoyin, was on Friday granted bail by an Ekiti State High Court, after spending almost two months in prison custody. The monarch was arrested and remanded on December 25, 2017 over the murder charge slammed on him by the state government. Trouble started after Obasoyin’s Hotel, Arede Royal Suites...

Ekiti Federal Poly Suspends Registrar, Bursar Over Alleged N98M Scam

Ekiti State News - 3 months ago. The Governing Council of Federal Polytechnic, Ado Ekiti, Ekiti state have suspended the Registrar, Mrs. Sade Adediran and the Bursar, Mr. E.A. Onaolapo for three months to give room for investigation of N98 million scam and on-going reforms in the institution. The school authorities also said they have commenced full scale investigation into the alleged...

Fayose To FG: Declare All Recovered Properties By EFCC, Before Selling

Ekiti State News - 3 months ago. Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose has called on the federal government to publicise all the properties it has so far recovered, their owners as well as the buyers of the properties when they are eventually sold. He said Nigerians were no longer interested in being governed with propaganda, saying “Nigerians want to know how...

Fayose Visits INEC Headquarters In Private Car

Ekiti State News - 3 months ago. With just four months to the conduct of the Ekiti State gubernatorial election, the state governor, Ayodele Fayose, yesterday visited the national headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in a private car.LEADERSHIP recalls that INEC had fixed July 14 for the governorship election in Ekiti State. Fayose alighted at the INEC headquarters at...

Ekiti 2018: APC Leaders, Members Urged On Sacrifice

Ekiti State News - 3 months ago. Leaders, members and all stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti state, have been advised on the need to make sacrifices that will ensure the success of the party in the forthcoming governorship election in the state. Former member of the House of Representatives, Hon Bamidele Faparusi, who gave the advice urged the...

Ekiti 2018: APC Leaders, Members Urged On Sacrifice

Ekiti State News - 3 months ago. Leaders, members and all stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti state, have been advised on the need to make sacrifices that will ensure the success of the party in the forthcoming governorship election in the state. Former member of the House of Representatives, Hon Bamidele Faparusi, who gave the advice urged the...

Emir Of Kano, Miyetti Allah Back Ekiti Grazing Law

Ekiti State News - 3 months ago. The Emir of Kano, AlhajiSanusiLamidoSanusi has thrown his weight behind the Ekiti State Grazing Law, advising all stakeholders against opposing it. The monarch spoke yesterday in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State during a peace parley involving farmers, national leadership of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association , heads of security agencies and other stakeholders. Sanusi who commended...

2018: I am In Governorship Race To Win Ekiti For APC

Ekiti State News - 3 months ago. A governorship aspirant on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State, Senator Ayodele Arise, has said that he was in the race to win the July 14 poll for the party and serve the people of the state. Arise, a member of the sixth Senate said he has what it takes to...

Don’t Blame INEC For Irregularities In Kano LG Polls – CSOs

Ekiti State News - 3 months ago. Following the controversies trailing the outcome of the recently held Local Government elections in Kano, Delta and Ekiti states, Nigerians have been urged not to blame the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for any flaw that may have arisen therefrom. This position was given in Abuja by the Independent Service Delivery Monitoring Group (ISDMG), a...

Fayose Orders Investigation Into Ipao Killings 

Ekiti State News - 3 months ago.  Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose has ordered full-scale investigation into the cause of the recent killings in Ipao Ekiti, a community in Ikole Local Government Area of the state.  The governor who spoke during his visit to the community, where herdsmen allegedly killed a farmer, identified as Tunde Olayemi last Sunday said a five man...

PDP Members Accuse Fayose Of Persecution Over Ekiti Guber Race

Ekiti State News - 3 months ago. The crisis rocking the Ekiti State chapter if the Peoples Democratic Party over who flies the party’s banner in the 2018 gubernatorial election is yet to abate, as some party members have accused Governor Ayodele Fayose of persecuting them over their political inclination.  The party chieftains said they were still being sidelined by the State...

Fayose Orders Investigation Into Ipao Killings

Ekiti State News - 3 months ago. Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose has ordered full-scale investigation into the cause of the recent killings in Ipao Ekiti, a community in Ikole Local Government Area of the state. The governor who spoke during his visit to the community, where herdsmen allegedly killed a farmer, identified as Tunde Olayemi last Sunday said a five man...

My Songs Will Dominate The Airwaves – Engo

Ekiti State News - 3 months ago. His name might be new, but his songs are currently enjoying massive airplay in the music scene. Fast rising HipHop/Rap artiste, Oluwasegun Ezekiel Clement, popularly known as Engo, is an artiste, DJ and Tutor from Lagos State. The graduate of Electrical Electronic Engineering from Ekiti State University (EKSU), said he is set to dominate the...

Fayose Writes PMB, Wants FUOYE Renaming Effected

Ekiti State News - 3 months ago. Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose has written President Muhammadu Buhari on the need to effect the renaming of the Federal University, Oye Ekiti (FUOYE) without further delay. The federal government owned university was renamed Adeyinka Adebayo University  after Military Governor of defunct Western State, late General Robert Adeyinka Adebayo who died last year and...

Confusion In Ekiti, As Suspected Herdsmen Kill Commercial Motorcyclist

Ekiti State News - 3 months ago. Palpable fears and confusion enveloped the quiet town of Ipao, in Ikole Local Government Area of Ekiti State in the late hours of yesterday , as a 32-year- Old man, Olayemi Tunde was reportedly killed by suspected herdsmen. Our correspondent learnt that the father of two was reportedly killed while returning from his farm. Olayemi,...

Expect Influx Of PDP Stalwarts Into APC Before July 14 Polls- Senator Arise

Ekiti State News - 3 months ago. Former member of the National Assembly, Senator Ayo Arise yesterday expressed confidence that the camp of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State would witness the influx of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) stalwarts few months to the July 14, governorship polls into the state. He said exodus of the PDP to the APC will...

2019: It Is Time For Nigerians To Take Action- Age

Ekiti State News - 3 months ago. The founder and General overseer of House of Faith Christian Centre, Reverend Tunde Age, has said the time has come for Ekiti people and Nigerians in general to put in place the government they deserve as citizenry. Afe, who said he is joining the ranks of the governorship aspirants in Ekiti State with a view...

NSCDC Officer Develops Security Alert App In Ekiti

Ekiti State News - 3 months ago. A mobile application to alert the officers and men of the Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in the case of emergency has been developed by an officer attached to the Ekiti State Command, Mr. Adeoluwa Oyebode. The mobile app named “EkitiAlert”, according to Oyebode has been submitted to the NSCDC Commandant in the state...

OBJ’s Letter, A Plus For Buhari Led Government –APC Chieftain

Ekiti State News - 4 months ago. A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress(APC) in Ekiti State, Hon Bamidele Faparusi, has said the recent letter by former President Olusegun Obasanjo to President Muhammadu Buhari- led administration does not connote that his government has failed Nigerians. Faparusi, who was a member of the seventh House of Representatives and a governorship aspirant on the...