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MUST READ! How Fayose Attack Fayemi Again

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Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State, Mr. Lere Olayinka, has described the Minister of Mines and Steel Development and former governor of the State, Dr Kayode Fayemi as a “shamelessly shameless man, who ordinarily should be facing trial superintending over the looting of Ekiti treasury with reckless abandon during his …

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Photos! Fayose Present Cheques Worth N184m to 21 Ekiti Communities

Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose has presented cheques worth #184m(One hundred and eighty-four million naira) to twenty one communities in the state for community development projects through the State Community and Social Development Agency(EKSCDA). Presenting the cheques at the government house arcade in Ado-Ekiti on Friday, governor Fayose urged …

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Governor Fayose Declare Support for Local Govt Autonomy

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The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, on Monday, declared his support for total autonomy of the third tier of government, calling on other governors to follow same in bringing development to the grassroots. The Governor also pardoned a local government staff and Deputy President of the Nigerian Union of Local …

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Appeal Court Reservers Ruling on Fayose’s Frozen Account

The Court of Appeal sitting in Ado-Ekiti on Thursday reserved ruling on an application filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, praying the court to grant an injunction restraining Governor Ayodele Fayose from further dissipating and executing the lower court judgment which defreezed his account. The Counsel to …

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Fuel Marketers Suspend Strike in Ekiti

Fuel marketers in Ekiti State yesterday suspended their two-day strike called in protest against the withdrawal of their Certificates of Occupancy (C of Os) by Governor Ayo Fayose. This followed the intervention of traditional rulers led by the Ewi of Ado-Ekiti, Oba Rufus Adeyemo Adejugbe. The monarch summoned the marketers, …

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Kidnappers Demand N20m to Release Ekiti Teacher

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The kidnappers of a classroom teacher in Ekiti State, Mr. Festus Olatunde Oke, have demanded a ransom of N20 Million for his release. Sources close to the family told Daily post in Ado Ekiti on Thursday that the family members were contacted on Wednesday, two days after Mr. Oke was …

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Fashola Inspect Ongoing Work in Ado Ekiti

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, Minister for Works, Housing and Power, Babatunde Raji Fashola(SAN) with some state and federal officials during a supervision of work done at the site of the ongoing 1.2km Fajuyi/Ojumose flyover in Ado-Ekiti

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FG Hails Governor Fayose’s Concepts

The Federal Government has lauded the giant strides of Governor Ayodele Fayose on his physical and stomach infrastructure concept. The Special Adviser to the Vice President on Policy, Mrs Yosola Akinbi made this known in Ado Ekiti on Wednesday after she was conducted round on-going legacy projects such as new …

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Fayose Explain Why He Can’t Join APc

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has said he cannot join the All Progressives Congress (APC), even if he has to leave his current party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Fayose, who spoke at a gathering in Ado-Ekiti yesterday, said the practice of use and dump adopted by the leadership …

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How a Secondary School Teacher Was Kidnapped in Ekiti

Ekiti state police command on Wednesday confirmed the kidnap of a teacher simply identified as Mr. Festus Olatunde Oke. According to the police, the incident happened around 6pm on Monday at along Ise-Ikere road while he was returning from work. It was gathered that the abductors took Oke and reportedly …

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DSS Arrest Boko Haram Leader in Ekiti

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A suspected Boko Haram kingpin, Adenoyi Abdulsalam, has been arrested by a joint team of the Department of State Services and the military in Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti state. A statement issued on Wednesday by an operative of the service, Tony Opuiyo, said that an Ak-47 rifle was recovered from the suspect …

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Fayose Shows Interest in Case of Woman Beaten by Policemen

Ekiti state governor, Ayo Fayose on Sunday night announced his government’s interest in the case of a woman beaten by some policemen in Ado Ekiti on Friday. The state governor, Mr Ayo Fayose made this known while speaking on a monthly public enlightenment programme, “The Governor Explains”. Ayodele Fayose He …

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How Policemen Brutalize Nursing Mother Over Bribe in Ado Ekiti

A nursing mother,Mrs. Toyin Adeyeye, and her two months old baby, Heritage, were detained by policemen in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital for allegedly refusing to give bribe at a checkpoint. Also detained was the nursing mother’s younger brother and driver of the vehicle conveying them, Adeniyi Dada. Their vehicle, …

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Obasanjo is the Father of Corruption – Fayose

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti state has described former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, as the father of corruption in Nigeria, who sits on stolen wealth. Fayose has also challenged the former president to explain to Nigerians the source of his wealth, adding that Obasanjo lacks moral rights to accuse anyone of …

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New Commissioner of Police Visits Fayose

The Ekiti State governor Mr Ayodele Fayose has charged the new police commissioner posted to the state to help sustain the peace currently being enjoyed in the state. Fayose who received the police boss, Mr Abdullahi Chafe to his office during the week, said the police commissioner should focus on …

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45-Year Old Man in Court for Possession of Hard Drug

Federal High Court in Ado-Ekiti has sentenced a 45-year-old man, Gilbert Chibuzor, to six years imprisonment with hard labour for possession of hard drug. National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) prosecutor Charles Ugwuja told the court that the accused committed the offence on May 19, 2015 at Omuo-Ekiti in Ekiti …

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Eyemote Celebrates 50 Years Anniversary

It was a great reunion for many of the old students of the 1978 set of Eyemote Comprehensive High School, (ECOHS), Iyin-Ekiti, Ekiti State as they hugged and exchanged banters with one another during the school’s 50th anniversary cerlebration. Some of them recalled some of their pranks and escapades during …

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NANS Threatens Ekiti Govt and Police Over Death of EKSU Student

The National Association of Nigerian Students,NANS, has directed the Ekiti State government and the police authorities to produce the killers of the two students of Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti, who were knocked down by vehicle recently when the officials of the Internal Revenue Board were enforcing tax collection. In …

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How Ekiti Govt Official was Kidnapped in Edo State

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Ekiti State Civil Service official, Olaniyi Ibidunmoye, has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen in Ibillo, Edo State with his abductors demanding a 20million Naira ransom for him to regain freedom. Mr. Ibidunmoye is a Director at the Office of Ekiti State Surveyor General and is also a pastor at the …

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Transport Union Leader Died in Ekiti

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Nigeria, RTEAN, Akure Branch, ‎Ojo Ogunsakin, has died in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital, following an injury he sustained allegedly after an attack by another union leader. It was‎ gathered that Mr. Ogunsakin died from a head injury inflicted on him by a unit branch chairman, whose name was given …

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Ayan-Gbayi Won Goldberg Excellency Tour Prize in Ekiti

Gboyega Omotoyinbo, Nigerian Breweries Key Distributor in Ekiti State presenting a cheque of Two Hundred and Fifty Thousand Naira to Ayan-Gbayi Group, winner of the first prize in the Goldberg Excellency Tour at Ado-Ekiti on Friday. With them are Taiwo Okunade, Area Sales Manager, Nigeria Breweries Plc (1st from left); …

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Fayose condole with the Adebayos, Promises State burial

Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose has said the former military governor of the defunct Western Region and leader of the Yoruba Council of Elders (YCE), Late Major-General Robert Adeyinka Adebayo will be given a state burial. He made this known during a condolence visit at the Ikeja residence of …

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Ekiti APC Hails Buhari’s Return

As President Muhammadu Buhari returned from his 50 day medical trip abroad, the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State, said his return has vindicated its claim that the President was not terminally ill as being portrayed in some quarters. 14C President Muhammadu Buhari Returns to abuja. The party which …

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We Shall Continue to Pray for Buhari – Fayose

The governor speaking in Ado-Ekiti on Friday, March 10, while signing a condolence registrar in honour of Military Governor of the defunct Western Region, General Adeyinka Adebayo, called for more prayers for the president. He said: “What is important is that for the President to stay away for that long, …

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Ekiti Govt Declared 3 Days Mourning for Late Gen Adebayo

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The Ekiti State Government on Friday declared a three-day mourning in honour of the late Military Governor of the old Western Region, Gen. Adeyinka Adebayo. Gov. Ayodele Fayose, who also signed a condolence register opened by the government, announced this in a state-wide broadcast in Ado-Ekiti. Fayose explained that the …

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Alimodu Sheriff Threatens to Discipline Fayose

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)‎, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, yesterday took a swipe at the chairman of the PDP Governors’ Forum and Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose, threatening to take disciplinary measures against him. Addressing newsmen at the PDP national secretariat in Abuja, Sheriff said he …

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Ekiti House Wives Happy Over Crash in Palm Oil Price

Some house wives in Ikole-Ekiti, in Ikole Local Government Area of Ekiti state have expressed delight over the crash in the price of palm-oil in the area. They expressed their feeling in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria, (NAN) on Thursday at Ikole-Ekiti. Mrs Titilayo Oloruntoba and Mrs …

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Fayose, Fayemi and Others Mourn Gen Adebayo

EMINENT Nigerians across the country, yesterday, mourned the demise of former Military Governor of the defunct Western Region, General Olayinka Adebayo, who died in a Lagos hospital. General Adebayo, aged 89, who was military governor of the old Western Region between 1966 and 1971, also served as President of the …

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This is Why Fayose has So Many Enemy – Ekiti Speaker

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The Speaker of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Right Honourable Kola Oluwawole has revealed why the Ekiti state Governor, Ayo Fayose has many enemies. Oluwawole said the Governor’s enemies are angry because they have not been able to match up his achievements. The Ekiti House Speaker also said Fayose …

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I dont Need Police and DSS Protection Again – Fayose

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Ekiti State Governor Ayo Fayose on Wednesday declared that he does not need the officers of the Nigeria Police and the Department of State Services (DSS) to give him protection again. He called on the Federal Government to withdraw the police and DSS men accusing the two security agencies of …

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