• Gunmen kill four at Imo market

    June 19, 2021 She said she did it since her mother had insisted that she goes through medical field as against her dream of becoming an actress The Police in Ekiti State have arrested a 16-year-old girl alongside three accomplices for faking her own kidnap. Police spokesman, ASP Sunday Abutu, said on Saturday at Ado-Ekiti ...
  • Akeredolu

    After the Ekiti Guber election of Saturday, October 10, there are clear indications that there will be continuity in the governance of the Sunshine State as from February, next year. However, this uncommon feat by Rotimi Akeredolu, popularly called Arakunrin, did not come easy. Many take aways and I would like to mention a few. ...
  • Pensions

    The organised labour in Ekiti state, on Friday, said that there was no going back on its planned commencement of a three-day warning strike from Aug. 3. The strike, according to the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC) and the Joint Negotiating Council (JNC), is to compel the state government to pay the ...
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    Kayode Fayemi, Chairman NGF and governor of Ekiti State   The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) on Wednesday met with the World Bank to review the Bank’s engagements in the country and at sub-national level. NGF Chairman and Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi disclosed this while addressing newsmen after the meeting that was held ...
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    Ekiti State governor, Kayode Fayemi, has given strong clue and nuggets that would help fix the Nigerian economy. He spoke at the 2nd Lecture of Freedom Online newspaper with the theme: Fixing the Economy: Less Politics, More Substance. Below is the full text of his submission: It gives me immense pleasure to address this audience ...
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    Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti says he has no grudge against his predecessor, Chief Segun Oni, for challenging his election victory in court. Fayemi spoke in Ado Ekiti on Wednesday while reacting to his victory at the Supreme Court in the eligibility suit filed by Oni. The governor, who bared his mind after swearing-in the ...
  • EFCC

    Mr Ayodeji Adu, a  Special Assistant on Local Government Affairs under the Ayo Fayose administration in Ekiti,  has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Adu,  along with some PDP supporters in Afao Ekiti, announced their defection when the  campaign train of the APC  House of Assembly candidate in Irepodun/ ...
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    The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has approved the appointment of Mr Tony Ogunleye as Chief Press Secretary (CPS) for the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA). Malam Abubakar Sani, Special Assistant to the minister on Media, said in a statement that Ogunleye’s appointment followed the retirement from service of the former CPS Mr Cosmas Uzodinma on ...
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      The Federal Government has directed the immediate crackdown on all illegal tertiary institutions across the country. The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, said at a press conference in Abuja on Sunday that the move was necessary to make the job of regulatory agencies easier and protect students. “It is crucial to state that while ...
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    The police in Ekiti State on Monday confirmed that four persons including two policemen were killed during a deadly bank robbery in Ijero-Ekiti in Ijero Local Government Area. The robbers reportedly invaded the town at about 6 p.m. after workers had closed. They were said to have first driven to the police station in the ...