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Ekiti PDP Sack Publicity Secretary

Ekiti PDP Sack Publicity Secretary The brewing crisis in the Ekiti State People’s Democratic Party has assumed a new dimension, with the announcement of a reconstitution of the State Working Committee by a faction of the party. The party had since been embroiled in internal wrangling after the substantive Chairman, …

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How Pastors and Kidnappers Were Arrested in Ekiti

How Pastors and Kidnappers Were Arrested in Ekiti The Ekiti State Police Command and the Department of State Service have arrested a self acclaimed Pastor, Mr Babatunde Balogun, two women and 10 others in connection with kidnapping in the state. The security agencies also declared two siblings: Kenneth and Jonathan …

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Mentilo, suspected murderer of Omolafe Aderiye arrested

Mentilo, suspected murderer of Omolafe Aderiye arrested Former Ekiti State Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN), Rotimi Joseph Olanbiwonu (aka Mentilo), who is among those wanted by the police over their alleged involvement in the murder of National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) boss, Omolafe Aderiye was arrested …

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Why We Must Continue to Pray for Ekiti, Nigeria –Speaker

Why We Must Continue to Pray for Ekiti, Nigeria –Speaker The Speaker of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Right Honourable Kolawole Oluwawole, has said that despite the rigours associated with work of governance, leaders of governments must continue to find time to pray for the emancipation of the state …

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Fayose’s Response To Buhari’s Anti-Corruption Fight

Fayose’s Response To Buhari’s Anti-Corruption Fight The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has described President Muhammadu Buhari’s anti-corruption fight as selective. He said on Friday in Ado-Ekiti that the president’s decision to restrict his probe to Goodluck Jonathan’s administration showed that the fight against corruption would be slanted towards a …

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Changing The Face of Education in Ekiti State

Changing The Face of Education in Ekiti State In his effort to improve the standard of Education in Ekiti State, the Honorable Commissioner for Education Hon Babajide Egunjobi had on Thursday 16th July, 2015 directed the Education Secretaries, the Area Education Officers and the NUT Chairmen in the 16 LGs …

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Ekiti Assembly Vows to Protect Traders’ Rights.

Ekiti Assembly Vows to Protect Traders’ Rights. The Ekiti State House of Assembly has vowed to protect the rights of traders in the state from being trampled upon by any supervisory or regulatory agency. The House, however, said it would also not condone a situation where traders too would gobeyond …

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Why NAPMED Protest in Ado Ekiti

Why NAPMED Protest in Ado Ekiti Members of the association were protesting alleged extortion and incessant closure of their shops by the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) and other government regulatory organs. While addressing them, the Deputy Speaker of the House, Honourable Segun Adewumi, gave the assurance that the Assembly …

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APC Accused Fayose Over FG Bailout Money

APC Accused Fayose Over FG Bailout Money The Ekiti State chapter of theAll Progressives Congress(APC) has warned GovernorAyo Fayosenot to misuse the state’s share of the bailout fund which was allocated by the Federal Government to states in the country. The APC also accused Fayose of deceiving Ekiti people by …

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APC Ekiti Needs Rebranding -APC Chieftain

APC Ekiti Needs Rebranding -APC Chieftain A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State, Dr Bayo Orire, has called for the constitution of a caretaker committee to oversee the reorganisation, remobilisation and reregistration of intending party members. He also urged the national leaders of the party to …

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MUST READ!!! Obasanjo Attacks Jonathan Again

MUST READ!!! Obasanjo Attack Jonathan Again Barely one week, after he defended his choice of successor in 2007, former President Olusegun Obasanjo has pointedly accused former President Goodluck Jonathan of paying people to attack him. Obasanjo, who also reflected on the despotic regime of the late maximum ruler, General Sani …

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2 PDP Loyalist Arrested in Ekiti Over Tribunal Case

2 PDP Loyalist Arrested in Ekiti Over Tribunal Case Ekiti State Police Command on Friday arrested two loyalists of the Peoples Democratic Party in connection with the attack on the All Progressives Congress supporters at the Ekiti Election Petition Tribunal on June 30. The tribunal was hearing a petition filed …

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Stop Attacking Jonathan -Fayose Tells Obasanjo

Stop Attacking Jonathan -Fayose Tells Obasanjo Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has urged former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo to stop attacking the immediate past President, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, saying; “Dr Goodluck Jonathan is no longer the president of Nigeria, he should be allowed to live a private life devoid …

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PDP Accused APC Over N22bn Refund to Ekiti

PDP Accused APC Over N22bn Refund to Ekiti Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Ekiti State has accused the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the state of appealing to the Federal Government to prevent reimbursement of N22 billion the state government spent to rehabilitate federal roads. PDP State Publicity Secretary, Jackson …

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How Fayose Blast Tinubu

Tinubu

How Fayose Blast Tinubu Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose on Sunday boasted that the All Progressives Congress, APC, can never win elections in the state. He also took a swipe at the party’s national leader, Bola Tinubu. “Even if Tinubu becomes the INEC chairman, they will lose in Ekiti, because …

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SHOCKING!!! What Fayose Said About Buhari and APC

SHOCKING!!! What Fayose Said About Buhari and APC Ayodele Fayose, governor of Ekiti state, has insisted that President Muhammadu Buhari played to the gallery by recently slashing half of his salary. The governor said he was also ready to give up all of his own salary, because government official’s salary …

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BUSTED!!! 2 Doctors Arrested in Ekiti Over Illegal Abortion

BUSTED!!! 2 Doctors Arrested in Ekiti Over Illegal Abortion The Ekiti State Command of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) on Sunday paraded two suspects for allegedly carrying out illegal abortion. The suspects, according to the State Commandant of the Corps, Raji Adedoyin, specialised in carrying out abortions illegally …

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Fayose Commends President Buhari

Fayose Commends President Buhari Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has congratulated the newly appointed Chief of Defence Staff, Major General Abayomi Gabriel Olonishakin, describing the appointment as merited and well deserved. The governor also thanked President Mohammadu Buhari for finding an Ekiti man worthy of appointment as the Chief …

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Why Youths Protest in Ikere Ekiti Today

Why Youths Protest in Ikere Ekiti Today Youths of Ikere Ekiti on Thursday trooped to the streets in protest over persistent power outage caused by their transformer that was purportedly vandalized by thieves. They accused the staff of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company of complicity in the transformer’s missing parts …

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How a Woman Commits Suicide in Ado Ekiti

Residents of Ajebamidele Street, Ado Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital have been thrown into a state of mourning after a 46-year-old mother of three, Mrs Ajibola, allegedly committed suicide in her home along the Street. The mother of three was alleged to have committed suicide at about 6pm on Tuesday …

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MUST READ!!!!! Governor Fayose Speaks

MUST READ!!!!! Governor Fayose Speaks The following are some of the words of Governor Ayodele Fayose at the recently held meet your Governor media chat. Criticism should be constructive. Tell me where I am not doing it well. Don’t just criticise for criticising sake. #FayoseSpeaks I’m working towards resolving all …

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How Police Arrest Kidnappers in Ekiti

How Police Arrest Kidnappers in Ekiti A 35-year old inmate of Ekiti State Prison, Olusola Adewale, who had escaped from prison during the November 2014 bomb explosion has been re-arrested by the Ekiti State Police Command along with two others in connection with the kidnap of 75-year-old Rose Aina. The …

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We Will Take Over Ekiti in 2018 -APC

A former Speaker of the Ekiti State House of Assembly and Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Femi Bamisile, has expressed confidence that the party will reclaim Ekiti from the Peoples Democratic Party in 2018. He described the loss of the state to Governor Ayodele Fayose in the 2014 governorship …

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APC Vowed to Monitor Fayose Over 2.1bn

APC Vowed to Monitor Fayose Over 2.1bn A former Speaker of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Femi Bamisile, has said that his party will monitor the state government’s spending of the N2.1 billion recently approved by the federal government. Speaking at the All Progressives Congress, APC, stakeholders meeting in …

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BUSTED!!! Fake Pastor Arrested in Ado Ekiti

BUSTED!!! Fake Pastor Arrested in Ado Ekiti A fake Pastor,Ademola Aladeand his brother,Adewumi Aladewere on Thursday arraigned in an Ado-Ekiti Magistrates’ Court for fraud worth N1.7 million. The Prosecutor, Sgt.Caleb Leranmotold the court that the accused, standing trial for N1.7 million fraud, committed the offense on Nov. 7, 2014. He …

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Why APC Wants Buhari to Monitor Ekiti Government

Why APC Wants Buhari to Monitor Ekiti Government All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to keep a close watch on Ekiti State to prevent misapplication of the bailout fund for personal benefit. The party also hailed the President for restoring confidence in the economy, saying …

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Over 105 Directors Wrote Promotion Exam in Ekiti

Over 105 Directors Wrote Promotion Exam in Ekiti No fewer than 105 directors in various ministries and government agencies in Ekiti State were on Thursday made to write a test that would qualify them to fill vacant positions in the state’s civil service. There are vacancies for the positions of …

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