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Why Fayose Was Accused by Ekiti Residents

The Ekiti state Housing Corporation last week sealed-off gates of over a hundred houses under the Government Housing Scheme, Irewolede-Ilawe road, Ado Ekiti. It was gathered that the debtors who were mostly civil servants and politicians bought each of the houses between 3 and 3.5 million naira with a mortgage …

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How a 10yr Old Girl Escape Rape in Ekiti

How a 10yr Old Girl Escape Rape in Ekiti On 6th August, 2015 at about 8:30pm Police received a report that One Tope Adebiyi ‘m’ 20yrs of Afin Street, Aisegba Ekiti allegedly lured a 10yr-old girl (name withheld) into his room at the above stated address, he then locked up …

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Wife Drags Husband to Court in Ado Ekiti

Wife Drags Husband to Court in Ado Ekiti A 28-year-old housewife, Yemi Ogunkile yesterday dragged her husband, Alaba Lawrence before an Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly hitting her with iron rod on the head. It was gathered that the union between the complainant, Yemi and her husband was blessed …

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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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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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Youth Protest in EKiti Over Catholic Priest in Ekiti

Youth Protest in EKiti Over Catholic Priest in Ekiti Residents of Ido Ekiti in Ido/Osi Local Government Area of Ekiti State on Tuesday stormed the street, protesting the abduction of a Catholic priest, Rev. Father Akingbade from the community. The priest, who doubles as a lawyer, was born on September …

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Catholic Priest Kidnapped in Ido Ekiti

Catholic Priest Kidnapped in Ido Ekiti A Catholic priest in Ekiti Diocese, Rev. Fr. Emman­uel Akingbade, was kidnapped by gun­men in Ido-Ekiti in Ekiti State. It was gathered that the abductors stormed the residence of the cleric, who is the Parish Priest of St. Benedict’s Catholic Church, Ido-Ekiti, between 7.30p.m. …

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Police Arrested Two Suspected Kidnappers in Ekiti

Police Arrested Two Suspected Kidnappers in Ekiti Governor Ayo Fayose on Tuesday said the Ekiti State Police Command has apprehended two persons suspected to be kidnappers. The governor disclosed this during a broadcast in Ado Ekiti, the State capital. Fayose disclosed that one Olumide, 31 and Folorunsho, both from Esure …

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We Lost Over 50Million Naira -Igbos in Ekiti

We Lost Over 50Million Naira -Igbos in Ekiti The Ohanaeze Ndigbo chapter of Ekiti State has condemned the mayhem allegedly caused by the Hausa settlers and Yoruba drivers in the state recently. In a press conference addressed by the executives of the Ndigbo yesterday, the group said it was tired …

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Okada Riders, Drivers Lament Petrol Scarcity in Ekiti

Okada Riders, Drivers Lament Petrol Scarcity in Ekiti Some commercial drivers and operators of commercial motorcycle in Ekiti, have decried the prolonged scarcity of the petrol in the state. They also criticized the few marketers who have the product for selling at exorbitant prices. A cross section of the commercial …

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Situation Report of Fuel Scarcity in Ekiti

Situation Report of Fuel Scarcity in Ekiti As the fuel scarcity in Nigeria lingers with biting effects across parts of the coungtry, marketers of the product in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State Capital has resorted to rationing among motorists to ensure that a greater number of buyers get something to move …

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