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Interview With Fayemi on Matters Arising in Ekiti

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The Judicial Commission of Inquiry set up by Governor Ayodele Fayose administration has concluded its assignment and submitted a report indicting you on the way you managed the finances of Ekiti State. Since then, we have not heard from you. Why have you kept mute? You know my view about …

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Gbenga Aluko Defend Buhari, Ekiti is not Forgotten

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Contrary to the position of Governor Ayodele Fayose that President Muhammadu Buhari had abandoned Ekiti State since he came to power, a former Senate Deputy Chief Whip, Gbenga Aluko, yesterday said the 24 appointments recently allotted to the state negated the governor’s position. Aluko also assured aspirants on the platform …

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President Has not Abandoned Ekiti – Aluko

Contrary to the position of Governor Ayodele Fayose that President Muhammadu Buhari had abandoned Ekiti State since he came to power, a former Senate Deputy Chief Whip, Gbenga Aluko, yesterday said the 24 appointments recently allotted to the state negated the governor’s position. Aluko also assured aspirants on the platform …

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Residents Protest Against Olukere – SEE WHY

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Some residents of Ikere-Ekiti, on Thursday, staged a counter-protest to demand the prosecution of the Olukere of Ikere, Oba Ganiyu Obasoyin, for alleged murder. Obasoyin was arrested and remanded in prison for the alleged murder of one Femi Kolade, a toilet attendant at the Fayose Market in Ado Ekiti. Some …

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Ekiti Deputy Governor in Libya Slavery Saga

Parents of three girls from Ekiti State who were allegedly given three slots to travel to Dubai but ended in a slave camp in Libya are demanding the safe return of their children. They made the call on Thursday at the State Police Command where a suspect who facilitated their …

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I May Become an Evangelist – Fayose

Ayo Fayose on Thursday said he might become a cleric after serving two terms as governor of Ekiti State . The governor, in a statement issued in Ado Ekiti by his Chief Press Secretary , Idowu Adelusi , said he had the premonition of becoming a great evangelist with a …

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Yuletide : E-11 Group Show Love to Less Privilege in Ekiti

A group of professionals in Ekiti State, under the aegis of E-11, has presented gifts to the less privileged in the state. It made donations to the needy in Ado-Ekiti, the state capital, as well as at nearby Iyin-Ekiti as part of its end-of-the-year activities and corporate social responsibility (CSR). …

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MUST READ! Report of the Panel Setup to Probe Fayemi

The Judicial Commission of Inquiry set up by Ekiti State Governor Ayo Fayose to probe the management of finances during the administration of his predecessor and Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has submitted its report. The report is already causing ripples among political gladiators in the …

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I will Complete all Ongoing Projects – Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, has vowed not to leave any uncompleted projects behind by the time his tenure expires on October 15. Addressing the people of the state in a broadcast to mark the New Year on Monday, Fayose said he is working assiduously to complete the projects and …

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Everything is Wrong Under Buhari Govt -Fayose

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The Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has carpeted President Muhammadu Buhari over claim that some Nigerians were deliberately inflicting hardship on Nigerians by creating the current fuel scarcity and that he was determined to get to the root of what he described as “collective blackmail”, telling the President to …

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Ekiti State Workers Resume Work After The Holiday

Workers in Ado-Ekiti on Tuesday resumed work after the public holiday declared by the Federal Government to mark the New Year. Mr Femi Atiba, a legal practitioner at the Ministry of Justice, who spoke with newsmen, thanked God for keeping him and his family members alive to see the New …

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Fayemi Hijacked Federal Appointments – Ojudu Group

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Mr. Dare Oguntuase, one of the loyalists of the Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Political Matters, Senator Babafemi Ojudu has described the list of people from Ekiti State that were appointed into federal boards and agencies as “The Ekiti List Of Shame.” Oguntuase, who is one of the …

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Fayose is Pharaoh in Ekiti -Prince Adeyeye

A former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Prince Dayo Adeyeye, has accused the Governor of Ekiti State, Mr. Ayodele Fayose of trying to muscle the party in the state. He, therefore, called on the national leadership of the party to call Fayose to order. Adeyeye accused the …

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MUST READ! Soldiers and Police Clashed in Ekiti

A group of soldiers of Ekiti State origin who had just completed their recruitment training attacked policemen in Ekiti on Thursday. In the attack, the soldiers stabbed a policeman, Cpl. Abdulkadir Yakub, with a jack-knife. An eye witness said Yakubu, a Traffic Police Officer, was attacked after he challenged the …

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Fayose Cannot Be a Free Man After his Tenure – Fayemi

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Kayode Fayemi, minister of mines and steel development, says Ayodele Fayose, governor of Ekiti state, cannot be a free man after losing immunity. Fayemi said this after hosting Ekiti state leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at Isan-Ekiti, Ekiti state on Thursday. He said Fayose, who took over from …

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Fayose Inaugurates New Local Government Chairmen

Ekiti State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, has inaugurated 16 newly-elected local government chairmen with a charge to them not to distance themselves from their people, even as he blamed the FG for turning yuletide to a period of gloom. According to a press statement by the Governor’s Chief Press Secretary …

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Fuel Scarcity: Fayose Counsels Osinbajo

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has expressed disappointment over Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo’s comment that the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) was bearing the cost of fuel subsidy and not the federal government, asking; “What is the difference between NNPC and the federal government? Who is NNPC and …

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Ekiti LG Poll: PDP Win All 16 Lgas

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The Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) has won in all the 16 Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Ekiti State in Saturday’s election into Chairmanship and Councillorship seats keenly contested for by five politically parties in the state. The parties included Action Democratic Party, (ADP), National Democratic Liberty Party, (NDLP), Peoples’ Democratic …

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Fayose Signs N98.6 billion budget for 2018

Gov. Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State on Friday signed the N98.6 billion budget for 2018 into law, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The state House of Assembly had on Dec. 19 passed the budget as presented by the governor. Signing the budget at the Government House in Ado …

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5 Political Parties Participated in Ekiti Local Govt Election

The Chairman of the Ekiti State Electoral Commission(EKSIEC), Justice Kayode Bamisile has disclosed that five political parties will be participating in the State local government elections targeted at electing new chairmen and councilors to pilot the affairs of the third tier for the next two years. In the elections, which …

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APC Withdraws from Ekiti Local Govt Election

The All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State has said it will not participate in this Saturday’s local government election across the state. The party’s Publicity Secretary, Taiwo Olatunbosun, said on Thursday that his party was boycotting the election because it had been compromised from the beginning. “The compromised State Independent …

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Ekiti Workers To Fayose: We Need Our Salaries, Not Xmas Clothes

Government workers in Ekiti State have appealed to Governor Ayo Fayose to accord priorities to the payment of backlog of salary arrears owed them rather than giving their children Christmas clothes. They expressed regrets that many of them are dying of hunger while others who are afflicted with debilitating ailments …

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FG Withdrawing $1bn Excess Crude Money to Fund Buhari’s 2019 Election, Not to Fight Boko Haram – Fayose Alleges

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has described the decision to withdraw $1 billion from the Excess Crude Account to fight Boko Haram insurgency in the North-East region as a means by the All Progressives Congress (APC) led federal government to fund President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election in 2019. “For posterity sake, I …

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Ekiti Probe Panel Says Fayemi, Others must Account for Whereabouts of N2.75bn From N25bn Bond, 17 Buses Carted Away, Firm with no Address Got N600m Contract

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The Judicial Commission of Inquiry set up by Ekiti State Government to look into the financial transactions of the state under the administration of Dr. Kayode Fayemi has said that the former governor must account for the whereabouts of a sum of N2.75 billion allocated from the N25 billion bond …

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