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Fayose wrong to announce presidential ambition – Ekiti PDP factional chair

Factional Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chairman in Ekiti State, Chief Williams Ajayi, has faulted Governor Ayo Fayose for announcing his presidential ambition at the non-elective National Convention held on Saturday in Abuja. Ajayi said Fayose’s declaration of a presidential ambition was at variance with the party’s position that the presidential …

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Photos! Fayose Begins 2019 Presidential Campaign

With about a year to go as governor of Ekiti state, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, on Saturday stormed the non-elective convention of PDP with his presidential election campaign team. Although he had earlier indicated his desire to contest the presidential election in 2019, he confirmed his intention when he and his …

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Fayose is Treating Workers Like Slaves – Bamidele Faparusi

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State and governorship aspirant, Bamidele Faparusi has accused Governor Ayodele Fayose of treating Ekiti workers like slaves. Faparusi claimed that local government workers through their President, Nigerian Union of Local Government Employees, Ekiti chapter, Bunmi Ajimoko ‎had to prostrate and roll …

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Kashamu Is A Blackleg In PDP – Fayose

“A blind man cannot lead us with money that has no source. How can a PDP member be praising President Muhammadu Buhari and condemning Fayose? I cannot blame him because his family has never produced a governor. Since he went to the Senate, he has not spoken a word. I …

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I will Declare my Intention by October 1 – Fayose

The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has revealed when he will officially declare his intention to run for the 2019 presidential election. The Governor has not hidden his intention to run for the position of Nigeria’s number citizen. Fielding questions from journalists at an all-inclusive meeting of the Peoples Democratic …

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Ekiti 2018: Ojudu Attacks Fayose Over Stomach Infrastructure

The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari has lashed out at the Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose, saying his much-advertised “stomach infrastructure” was merely an avenue to glamourise poverty for political gains. Babafemi Ojudu, a former senator, who spoke with journalists over the weekend, said Ekiti State had experienced a …

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Fayose Appoints New Commissioners (Full List)

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, on Friday named new members of the State Executive Council. Fayose had about a month ago dissolved the Ekiti State Executive Council. The appointment of the new commissioners was contained in a statement by Fayose’s Special Adviser on Public Communications and New Media, Lere Olayinka. …

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Fayose: US, Transparency International Reports Confirm FG’s Deceit on Boko Haram, Alleges Plot to “Release” Fresh Chibok Girls

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has described the United States “Country Report on Terrorism 2016” and the Transparency International Report revealing corruption in the military as confirmation of his earlier position that the federal government lied to Nigerians that Boko Haram was technically defeated. He said; “With over 120 …

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“President Buhari Was On Life Support” – Fayose Insists

Following backlash from Nigerians after photos of President Buhari in a meeting with PDP governors surfaced online, Governor Fayose has finally spoken. Recall, the Ekiti state governor in a statement released in June on Buhari’s health had claimed the president was on life support and his health had deteriorated. He …

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Gov Fayose Supports Not too Young to Run

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has commended the National Assembly for its passage of the bill to reduce the age limits for elective positions, calling for total removal of age barrier from eligibility to contest elections in the country. He said; “If a Nigerian who is 18 years can …

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Dele Momodu Attacks Gov Fayose Over President Buhari

Ovation Magazine Publisher, Dele Momodu, has slammed Ayodele Fayose, the Ekiti state governor for ridiculing President Muhammadu Buhari because of the current condition of his health. According to Momodu, in his weekly column” Pendulum” Fayose’s attitude towards Buhari and his health status was terrible, Daily post reports. NAIJ.com gathered that …

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How NSCDC Arrest Suspected Human Traffickers in Ekiti

The Ekiti State Command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) says it has intercepted an 18-passenger bus along Ado-Ekiti-Ikere Road for alleged human trafficking. The bus said to be conveying 33 passengers – including women and children – was intercepted on Friday by the Counter-Terrorism Unit of …

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Journalist Joins Ekiti 2018 Governorship Race

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Mr Atoye Ariyo-Dare, a former Correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) and Pro-Democracy Activist, has declared his intention to contest the governorship election in Ekiti in 2018. Ariyo-Dare, who claimed to be member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), made his intention known on Saturday at an interactive …

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Crisis in Ekiti PDP

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The crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party in Ekiti State has remained unabated despite the July 12 decision of the Supreme Court affirming Ahmed Makarfi as the national leader of the party. Instead of dissolving into a single group, the Ali Sheriff faction in the state said it is awaiting …

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Ibadan Is A Dead City- Fayose’s Brother

Isaac who is the younger brother of Ekiti state governor, Ayo Fayose, this afternoon took to his Facebook page to berate the state of Ibadan city in Oyo state, asking if they still have a governor. He wrote: The dead city of IBADAN: Ancient city with no life…. Shoprite with …

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APC and Fayose Exchange Words over Paris Club Funds

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State has told Governor Ayodele Fayose to stop brainwashing the people on the fresh N4.7 billion he received as the second tranche of the Paris Club refund. It said the meetings he currently holds with workers and other stakeholders was a ploy to …

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Ekiti 2018: APC leaders oppose Oni over zoning

Some leaders of the All Progressives Congress from Ekiti South senatorial district, have rejected the aspiration of former governor, Segun Oni, to contest next year’s governorship election on the platform of the party. Speaking to journalists on Tuesday at Ikere-Ekiti, the leaders under the Ekiti South for Governor Forum, insisted …

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100 People Join Whistle Blowers in Ekiti

Determined to expose corrupt civil servants and individuals, the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission, (ICPC) on Tuesday declared that it would start using volunteers as whistle blowers. Are your ready to blow the Whistle? ‎The Chairman of the commission, Mr. Ekpo Nta said this in Ado Ekiti, …

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45 Schools in Ekiti Gets Sports Equipment Worth Millions from FG

The Federal Government, through the National Lottery Trust Fund, NLTF on Tuesday donated Sports equipment worth millions of naira to forty-five primary schools in Ekiti State. The equipments presented to these schools includes Badminton, Athletics, (track and field), Taekwondo, Judo, Table tennis, Basketball, Football, Volleyball and Handball. At the presentation …

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Fayose Finally Receives N4.7bn Paris Club Fund From FG

Governor Fayose of Ekiti state has finally received N4.7bn Paris Club refund fund.Sharing the news,he said… ‘Paris Club Refund Ekiti State has received N4.7bn as Paris Club refund to be shared between the State and the Local Government. A total sum of N4,772,836,647.08 was received (See Credit Advise). I will …

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Fayose is not speaking for the people – Ojudu

The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Political Matters, Babafemi Ojudu has said that the incumbent governor of Ekiti State, Ayo Fayose, must be disgraced out of office for allegedly conducting himself in ways that are unacceptable to the people. According to him, there was a need to rescue …

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Ekiti Govt Promotes 9,583 out of its public servants.

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The Ekiti State Government on Sunday said that it had just promoted 9,583 out of its public servants. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that 6,993 of them are teaching and non-teaching staff of public secondary schools, while 2,590 are local government staff. The Chairman of the State Teaching Service …

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Ekiti State Council Boss Presents 2017 Budget

The Chairman of Gbonyin Local Government, HON. (CHIEF) MRS FOLASADE AKINRINMOLA FAPARUSI today friday 14/07/2017 presented 2017 budget estimate to it’s legislative arm. Mrs Folasade who christened the 2017 appropriation “Budget of Complete Restoration and Hope,” explained that the budget is geared towards restoring and facilitating all-round socio-economic and infrastructural …

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