Tag: Ekiti State

Chinedu OkaforNovember 5, 2020

Esther Agbaje’s achievements remind the Nigerian youth of its distressing predicament

The victimisation of the Nigerian youth within Nigeria can make up an entire thesis in itself. From the profiling of ...

EditorJune 26, 2020

Ekiti state is opening its first dedicated GBV referral centre

In a country where many seem undecided about how to treat victims of sexual assault and gender based violence, the ...

Edwin OkoloAugust 21, 2019

Ekiti State is serious about their sex offenders list

Last week, the internet went wild when the Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi posted via his twitter,  a photograph of ...

Bernard DayoJuly 12, 2019

The Late 5: Appeal Court rejects suit challenging Buhari’s academic qualification; Gunmen attacked our witnesses going to Presidential Election Petition Tribunal – PDP | Other top stories

Here are the stories that drove conversation today: Appeal Court rejects suit challenging Buhari’s academic qualification  The Court of Appeal ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 28, 2018

The Late 5: JAMB says it doesn’t need FG to pay salaries, Suicide bomber kills four in Borno and other stories

Here are the stories that drove the conversation today: The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has said that it is ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 14, 2018

The Late 5: Leah Sharibu marks 15th birthday in Boko Haram’s custody, Pregnant New Zealand PM reveals plans after birth and other stories

Here are the stories that drove the conversation today:  Nathan Sharibu, father of  Leah Sharibu, the last abductee of Boko ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 13, 2018

The Late 5: Fayose thanks APC for favour done him, Mohamed Salah crowned Premier League Player of the Year and other stories

Here are the stories that drove the conversation today: Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose on Sunday told his predecessor and ...

AzeezDecember 20, 2017

Ekiti LG chairmen sue AGF, 36 governors over $1bn security fund

Chairmen of the 16 Local Government Areas in Ekiti have sued the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 1, 2017

Fayemi allegedly approved supply of 156 vehicles through an ‘oral agreement’

An official of Coscharis Motors Nigeria Limited, Justin Ighene has alleged that the former governor of Ekiti, Kayode Fayemi awarded the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 3, 2017

‘How Fayose’s 2015 committee exempted Fayemi from an alleged N852m fraud’

There is a report that an investigative committee instituted by Ekiti governor, Ayodele Fayose, to probe former governor, Kayode Fayemi ...

AzeezJuly 16, 2017

I will defeat Fayose, PDP in 2018 – Oni

Former Ekiti State governor, Segun Oni has boasted that he would defeat the incumbent, Ayodele Fayose and his candidate if ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 9, 2017

Governor Fayose recalls 6 sacked commissioners

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has recalled six out of the 16 sacked commissioners. The Governor had dissolved his cabinet ...

AzeezJuly 6, 2017

Fayose preaches on payment of salaries at church service (WATCH)

Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose has said God will provide a way to pay workers salaries “at an appointed time.” ...

AzeezJune 12, 2017

Paris Club refund enough to pay salaries | APC replies Fayose

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State has refuted claims by the state governor, Ayodele Fayose that the fresh Paris ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 25, 2017

Stop attacking homes and business premises of Muslims – MURIC tells Fayose

Islamic body, Muslim Rights Congress (MURIC) has called on the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to stop the attacks ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 16, 2017

Fuel Scarcity looms in Ekiti as NUPENG, IPMAN cut supply to the state

by Omoleye Omoruyi The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 16, 2017

APC commends Governor Fayose

by Omoleye Omoruyi The Ekiti chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has commended Governor Ayo Fayose for renaming the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 16, 2017

Ekiti 2018: Fayose removes PDP logo, posters from campaign office

by Omoleye Omoruyi The Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, ahead of the Ekiti state 2018 election has removed the logos ...

AzeezMay 16, 2017

Fayose becomes drummer at a party (WATCH)

by Azeez Adeniyi Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State in a new video has shown his connection to the masses. ...

AzeezApril 4, 2017

We will take over power from Fayose – APC

by Azeez Adeniyi The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti has said it can approach the court over the manner the ...

Op-ed EditorApril 1, 2017

Letter to the son of man: Is stomach infrastructure really the way forward?

by Adeojo Kolawole Adeyemi Hannibal   Dear Son of Man, How best can I express my disappointment in our dispositions ...

RoqeebahMarch 9, 2017

Countdown to Buhari’s return: Yet another phonecall from London to Nigeria

It’s been 49 ridiculous days since the President told us he was travelling to the United Kingdom on a 10-day ...

AzeezMarch 7, 2017

I am not in Ekiti to work against Fayose – Police commissioner

by Azeez Adeniyi The Commissioner of Police in Ekiti State, Ibrahim Chafe has said he is not in the state ...

RoqeebahFebruary 9, 2017

[The Presidential Blog] Minister Kayode Fayemi declared wanted

The Ekiti State House of Assembly sitting in Ado-Ekiti has issued a warrant of arrest against the Minister of Solid Minerals Development, Kayode ...

RoqeebahJanuary 17, 2017

The Ynaija Cover this evening – the 17th of January

Read the full stories and analyses here now! RoqeebahCreative mind. Enthusiast. Learner. Multipotentialite. And here, an assistant editor.

AzeezJanuary 4, 2017

Those calling for Fayose’s sack are chasing shadows – Ekiti Assembly

The Ekiti State House of Assembly has said those clamouring for the removal of Governor Ayodele Fayose are chasing shadows. ...

Op-ed EditorDecember 24, 2016

Dele Momodu: My prophetic vision for Nigeria

by Dele Momodu Fellow Nigerians, tomorrow is Christmas day and, it is only in order that, I wish everyone a ...

ToluDecember 4, 2016

We have your receipt: Between Fayose and the APC – 2018 is just around the corner

Since the PDP’s failure to retain their dominance of Ondo state, Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti state who unfortunately remains ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 19, 2016

Opinion: Fayose at 56 | Celebrating the rock of Nigeria’s heartbeat

by Jude Ndukwe The day was Wednesday, October 19, 2016. The venue was the Democracy Park at Akure, Ondo State. ...

AzeezNovember 16, 2016

I won’t allow you probe how I spent bailout funds, Fayose tells Senate

Ekiti State government has said it would not allow the senate probe how it spent bailout funds from the Federal ...

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