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Fayose denies telling Ize-Iyamu to congratulate Obaseki

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has reacted to reports circulating on social media that he called the Edo State PDP governorship candidate, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu and told him to accept the election results and congratulate Mr Godwin Obaseki of the APC. INEC on Thursday declared Obaseki winner of the election. …

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Fayose’s Account Still Remains Frozen till November

Ekiti State governor Ayodele Fayose’s accounts in Zenith Bank remain frozen till November, as the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) urged a Federal High Court sitting in Ado Ekiti to reject his request for N5 billion damages over the action of the anti-graft agency. The EFCC through its counsel, …

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MUST READ! Ekiti APC Praises Buhari


The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for his efforts to restore hope to Nigerians after many years of unbridled corruption and unrealised dreams for a prosperous economy. The party also congratulated Ekiti people on the 20th Year Anniversary of the creation of Ekiti …

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Photo! Fayemi, Dangote and Buhari

Pictured below is president/CEO, Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, showcasing Dangote products to the President, Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari; Minister of Solid Minerals Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi; President, Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), Dr. Frank Jacobs, at the 44th Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), sponsored by Dangote Group in …

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Ekiti Pilgrim Board Chairman Alhaji Lateef Agbaje in Trouble


Ekiti State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board Chairman Alhaji Lateef Agbaje is in trouble for alleged fraud in handling pilgrims’ estacodes. Agbaje was arrested by operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) on arrival at the Ilorin International Airport last Tuesday, and whisked to the office of the security agency …

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Ekiti Progressive Youth League Praises Fayemi Over NECO Results

A youth group, Progressive Youth League (PYL), has praised the immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi, for the excellent performance of Ekiti students in the Senior Secondary School Examination results released by the National Examination Council (NECO). According to NECO Senior Secondary School examination released a fortnight …

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How Ikere Ekiti DPO Slapped Health Sensitization Woman

The incident happened yesterday morning 27/9/2016 when a group of people was on sensitization programme within the town at Atiba. The sensitization programme is about maternal tetanus. The awareness and sensitization was taken to the Ikere Ekiti police station in order to sensitize the police women. “On getting to the …

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Ekiti NASS Praises Fayose and Teachers Over Success in Exam

Members of the National Assembly (NASS) from Ekiti State have hailed the State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose on the State’s first position in this year’s National Examination Council (NECO) Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (SSCE), saying the feat was a confirmation of the governor’s total commitment to the return of Ekiti …

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This is Why 8 Truck Drivers was Arrested in Oye Ekiti on Saturday

The Speaker, Ekiti House of Assembly, Mr Kola Oluwawole, said that eight truck drivers were apprehended on Saturday for violating the environmental law in the state. The speaker disclosed on Saturday in Oye-Ekiti that the suspects were apprehended during the monthly environmental sanitation in Oye- Ekiti. According to him, the …

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EKSU Commissions Multi-Million Naira (ICT) Equipment

“The commissioning of the Multi-million Information Communication and Technology (ICT) equipment donated to Ekiti State University by the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) further boosts the great march of the Institution ICT compliance.” Ekiti State University Vice Chancellor, Prof. Samuel Oye Bandele has declared. The Information Communication and Technology …

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Ekiti Assembly Passes N7.5b Supplementary 2016 Budget into Law

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The Ekiti State House of Assembly passed the revised 2016 Appropriation Bill into law on Thursday, just as its members listened to submissions of the management team of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) which was invited to plenary to explain the current epileptic supply of electricity to the state. …

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Ekiti and Abia Governor Disagree over PDP Peace Move


Abia State governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu and his Ekiti State counterpart, Mr. Ayo Fayose have openly differed on the peace move initiated by the two feuding factions of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP led by Senator Ahmed Makarfi and Senator Ali Sheriff respectively. It will be recalled that both factions …

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Photos! Governor Fayose Visits Aso Rock

Ayodele Fayose, governor of Ekiti state, is currently at the presidential villa in Abuja, at a time President Muhammadu Buhari is in the US for the United Nations General Assembly. A staunch critic of Buhari, Fayose is attending the national economic council meeting chaired by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo. Some of …

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BUSTED! See What Fayose Did to Zenith Bank

The action is not unconnected with the face-off between him and Zenith on the freezing of his personal accounts domicilled in thebank by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). According to a circular from the Office of the Accountant General on Tuesday, all Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) must …

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Stakeholders Hails Fayose over NECO Success

Stakeholders in the education sector, on Tuesday, commended the Ayodele Fayose-led administration in Ekiti State for its policies that aided the state to come first in this year’s senior secondary school examinations conducted by the National Examinations Council (NECO). The various groups, which comprised Association of Nigerian Conference of Secondary …

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APC Attributed Ekiti Success in NECO to Fayemi


The All Progressives Congress in Ekiti has attributed the emergence of the state with the best performance in the National Examination Council result released on Saturday to Dr. Kayode Fayemi. In a press statement, the party said the feat was due to the sound education policy by former Governor Kayode …

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Fayose Commences Education Support Project In Ekiti

Ekiti state governor, Ayodele Fayose and Hon, Kehinde Agboola have commenced an Education Support Project, to improve the standard of education in Ekiti State. The project is going to kick off from the Ekiti-north federal constituency 1. Through the initiative, the government has offered about 1000 copies of past question …

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