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Fayemi Express Sympathy with Victims of Egbe Dam


The Minister of Solid Minerals Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has expressed deep grief and sympathy with families of the four consultants to the World Bank, who drowned in Egbe Dam, Egbe-Ekiti in Gbonyin Local Government Area of Ekiti State on Wednesday. The deceased were part of a team from Development …

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Gombe State Governor Praised Fayose’s Administration

Gombe State Governor, Ibrahim Dakwambo, has commended his Ekiti State counterpart, Mr Ayodele Fayose for what he called tremendous achievements in the state for just two years in office. Governor Dakwambo gave the commendation during the foundation laying ceremony of a town hall which was at no cost to the …

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Personality of the Week – Prof. Akin Oyebode

Hain! Ladies and gentlemen, every week on Ekiti247, we will be bring you profiles of reputable sons and daughter of Ekiti. We have named this segment Personality of the Week. This week, we are getting started with Professor Akin Oyebode. About Professor Akin Oyebode Prof. Akin Oyebode hails from Ikole …

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EFCC to Begin Investigation in Ekiti Govt Financial Transactions

The Ekiti government yesterday again failed to halt the probe of its finances by anti-graft agencies. The High Court sitting in Ado Ekiti refused the ex-parte motion brought by it to stop the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related Offences Commission (ICPC), Department …

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MUST READ! Interview with Chief Ebenezer Babatope on PDP Issues

Chief Ebenezer Babatope is former Minister of Transport, who served as the Director-General of Campaign Organisation of Chief Olabode George for national chairmanship of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the botched convention of the party. He speaks with BOLA BADMUS of Tribune on his experience and the various factors that …

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Fayose Promised Qualitative And Functional Education

Ekiti State Governor, Dr.Ayodele Fayose has ensured Ekiti people that his government is irrevocably poised to provide qualitative and functional education in Science and Technology. This statement was contained in the address delivered by the State Commissioner For Education, Hon.Jide Egununjobi on behalf of the governor at the Opening Ceremony …

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Fayose approves Disbursement of School Improvement Grants

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Ayodele Fayose has approved the disbursement of 2015 school improvement grants of #700,000.00 to 120 public secondary and #215,000.00 to 520 primary schools across the state. This was revealed by the Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Hon. Jide Egunjobi on Wednesday 17th August, 2015 at …

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Fayemi Cries out Over Fake Facebook Account


The Minister of Solid Minerals Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has dissociated himself from unscrupulous activities of some individuals who defraud unsuspecting Nigerians, using phony facebook accounts in his name. This is contained in a statement signed by the Special Assistant, Media, to the Minister, Olayinka Oyebode, and made available to …

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I was Under House Arrest in Port Harcourt – Fayose Speaks

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose on Wednesday, August 17, said he was placed under ‘house arrest’ in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, where he was meant to attend the controversial Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) national convention. He said security operatives, with an armoured personnel career, blocked the old Presidential lodge in …

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How APC Wants PDP Dead – Fayose Speaks

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The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has said the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) wants the‎ Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) dead because the APC does not want a virile opposition to challenge its obnoxious policies and inability to tackle the problems confronting the country. Speaking in Port Harcourt on Wednesday …

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Photo! Olusola Empowers Ikere Indigenens, Gives Scholarship to Students

Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Dr. Kolapo Olusola has given out Financial empowerment to some members of Christ Apostolic Church,Chapel of Salvation, Ikere-Ekiti. Presenting the cash to the beneficiary during the church service, Dr.Olusola said the gesture was in line with the stomach infrastructureprogramme of the administration of Governor Ayodele Fayose …

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Ogoga of Ikere Calls on Indigenes to Develop Ikere Ekiti

The Ogoga of Ikere Ekiti, Oba Samuel Adejimi Adu, has called on the community’s indigenes to come together and work for its socio-economic growth. The monarch, who made the call on Friday during this year’s celebration of New Yam Festival (Odun Ijesu) at his palace, prayed for peace, tranquility and …

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