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NBC gives reasons for shutting down Ekiti broadcast stations

The National Broadcasting Corporation has listed the infractions committed by the Ekiti State Radio and Television stations which led to their closure during the just concluded governorship election in the state. The Director General of the commission, Ishaq Modibo-Kawu, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Ilorin, the Kwara State …

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Calm down, I’m still in charge of Ekiti – Fayose tells Fayemi

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, yesterday reminded the governor-elect, Kayode Fayemi that he is still in charge of the state until October 16, 2018. He was responding to Fayemi’s statement, warning the management of College of Education, Ikere- Ekiti against alleged recruitment. Fayemi had asked the school authority to stop …

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Ekiti: Why I am confident – Prof Olusola, PDP candidate

PROFESSOR Kolapo Olubunmi Olusola is the governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, in Ekiti State, who will be slugging it out with other contestants during the July 14 elections. Prof. Olusola, popularly referred to as Eleka, spoke with some select journalists in Ado-Ekiti, perhaps the first major interview …

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Ekiti guber: Failed governor from Ondo can’t sell failed candidate to Ekiti voters – PDP tells Gov. Akeredolu

The Kolapo Olusola Campaign Organisation (KOCO) the campaign organization of the Ekiti state deputy governor and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate, Prof Kolapo Olusola has told the governor of Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu, to face governance in his state instead of “wasting public funds” on the Ekiti State governorship …

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Ekiti 2018: I Have Not Joined APC – Adeyeye

Former People’s Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Ekiti State, Prince Dayo Adeyeye, has denied news on the social media that he has joined the All Progressives Congress (APC). Adeyeye, former Minister of State for Works, quit the PDP two weeks ago on the heels of the governorship primary won …

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Obasanjo’s Verdict on Buhari Has Vindicated Me, says Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has described call by former President Olusegun Obasanjo that President Muhammadu Buhari should stop giving Nigerians excuses and that “Nigerians should not re-elect a failed government who always gave one excuse or another for its failure to meet up with Nigerians’ expectations,” as vindication …

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Nigerians Can’t be Silenced, Fayose Slams Buhari

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has described President Muhammadu Buhari’s statement asking security to go after critics of his government’s cluelessness as last desperate attempt by a failed government to silence Nigerians, adding that “in a democracy, it is the rights of the people to express their views freely …

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Fayose Congratulates Parents of Released Dapchi Girls

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has congratulated parents of the abducted Dapchi schoolgirls that were released today and sympathized with parents of five of the girls that reportedly died. He described the abduction of the girls as an indictment on the federal government and their release as “drama scripted …

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Fayose Renews Call for Buhari’s Resignation

The Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose , has reiterated his call for the resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari. The governor cited insecurity and economic problems in the country as “ evidence of the President ’ s cluelessness and inability to steer the ship of the country . ” He …

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Probe Panel: We Shall Meet in Court, Fayemi Tells Fayose

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Ekiti State government has filed criminal charges of corruption against the former state governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi and his Finance Commissioner, Mr Dapo Kolawole. The 19-count charge, HAD/05c/2018, was filed before an Ado Ekiti High Court, on January 26, 2018. Dr Fayemi, in his reaction, described the suit as a …

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No Land for Cattle Colonies – Fayose

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has ruled out the possibility of releasing the State’s lands for the proposed cattle colonies. Fayose declared that his state will not surrender its lands for the proposed cattle colonies as a panacea to Fulani herdsmen and farmers’ crisis. The governor’s stance was contained …

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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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RE: CAN Denies Endorsing Fayose for President

Our attention has been drawn to news report with the above title, and we wish to thank the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) President, Dr Samson Olasupo Ayokunle for acknowledging that there was indeed a letter written to the Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose by the CAN National General Secretary, Rev …

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EKSU Cult Killings: Fayose Places N1m Bounty On Culprits

EKSU Cult Killings: Fayose places N1m ransom on culprits Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has offered to give N1 million to anyone with credible information that can lead to the arrest of the cultists responsible for the murder of two students of the Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti. Anyone …

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FG Must Stop Use of Brute Force Against Agitators ―Fayose

Ekiti State governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has charged the Federal Government to look into political solution for the agitations by ethnic-based groups in the country rather than the employment of what he described as “brute force”. Governor Fayose, in a statement in Thursday, also …

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Fayose Appoints New Commissioners (Full List)

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, on Friday named new members of the State Executive Council. Fayose had about a month ago dissolved the Ekiti State Executive Council. The appointment of the new commissioners was contained in a statement by Fayose’s Special Adviser on Public Communications and New Media, Lere Olayinka. …

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