Tag: Ekiti

Samuel OkikeOctober 27, 2017

The Late 5: Customs boss blames PDP for failures in Buhari’s administration, ‘Okada’ association in Ekiti says 50 percent of its members are graduates, and other top stories

Good evening. Here are the top 5 stories that drove conversation today: President Muhammadu Buhari played host to six northern ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 27, 2017

About 5,000 graduates in Ekiti ride “Okada, Keke” – Association

About 5,000 out of the 10,000 members of the Okada Riders Tricycles’ Association of Nigeria (ORTAN), Ekiti chapter, possessed between ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 11, 2017

We won’t relent on delivering the dividends of democracy – Fayose

The Governor of Ekiti, Ayodele Fayose, has said his administration is investing in infrastructure because it is laying the foundation ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 7, 2017

Fayose is eminently qualified to lead Nigeria out of the woods – Ladoja

A former Governor of Oyo, Senator Rashid Ladoja has said the governor of Ekiti, Ayodele Fayose should not be stopped ...

AzeezOctober 5, 2017

INEC releases timetable for Ekiti, Osun governorship elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the timetable for the governorship elections in Ekiti and Osun states. The ...

AzeezSeptember 28, 2017

EFCC arrests Ekiti finance commissioner, accountant general

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested Toyin Ojo, Ekiti state commissioner for finance, and the accountant general ...

AzeezSeptember 14, 2017

Ekiti PDP petitions Makarfi, rejects imposition of Fayose’s deputy

The Ekiti State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party has written a petition to the National Caretaker Committee, rejecting the imposition ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 11, 2017

Gov Fayose is attempting to impose his deputy to cover up his illegalities | Ekiti youth vow to resist consensus candidacy

Reacting to reports that the governor of Ekiti, Ayodele Fayose, and subsequent confirmation of same of his deputy, Prof. Kolapo Olusola, ...

AzeezSeptember 9, 2017

Why I endorsed my deputy as next governor – Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, has explained why he endorsed his deputy, Prof. Kolapo Olusola, as his successor under the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 28, 2017

Witness’ testimony gives details of Fayemi’s debt, contradicting Fayose’s claims

A witness, who works in the Funds Management Department in the Office of Accountant General, appearing Monday, before the Judicial ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 23, 2017

“If not for our efforts, Buhari wouldn’t have returned now” – Fayose

The governor of Ekiti, Ayodele Fayose Wednesday, during a meeting with political office holders at the Government’s House in Ado Ekiti ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 16, 2017

Ekiti 2018: I am ready to do God’s assignment – Segun Oni

The governorship aspirant of All Progressives Congress (APC), Segun Oni, says he is in the race to become governor of ...

AzeezAugust 14, 2017

I am the revolution nobody can block – Oni

The Deputy National Chairman, South of the All Progressives Congress, Segun Oni has dismissed rumours that he is leaving the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 5, 2017

Herdsman sentenced to 2 years imprisonment in Ekiti

An Ekiti State High Court has sentenced a herdsman, Ali Haruna to two years in prison for the destruction of ...

AzeezAugust 4, 2017

Fayose recalls 6 sacked commissioners

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has recalled six out of the remaining 10 sacked commissioners. The governor earlier dissolved the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 3, 2017

Former governors Fashola, Fayemi, Ngige say they no longer receive pensions from their states

Three former governors – current ministers have said that they no longer receive pensions from their state governments. The ministers ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 2, 2017

NSCDC apprehends two ‘notorious’ child traffickers

The Ekiti State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) arrested two suspected child traffickers who are ...

EditorJuly 25, 2017

Red Bull Music Academy holds in Lagos

The Red Bull Music Academy Sessions Lagos, the first ever session in West Africa, took place on the 14th and ...

AzeezJuly 24, 2017

I will defeat Oni, APC for the third time in 2018 – Fayose

Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose has said the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will defeat the All Progressives Congress and former ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 23, 2017

Sheriff’s loyalists in Ekiti vow not to quit the PDP for Fayose

Loyalists of sacked National Chairman of PDP, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, in Ekiti have vowed not to quit the party ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 23, 2017

MASSOB asks Gov Fayose to release Igbo traders detained since 2016

The Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) has asked the governor of Ekiti, Ayodele Fayose, ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 21, 2017

All my children studied in Nigeria, can Buhari claim that? – Fayose

The governor of Ekiti, Ayodele Fayose Friday, said all his children are studying in the country. According to the spokesman ...

AzeezJuly 18, 2017

I have not received any pension from Ekiti govt | Fayemi tells SERAP

Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Kayode Fayemi has threatened to sue the Social-Economic Rights Accountability Project (SERAP) if it ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 10, 2017

Use 1999 constitution to declare Buhari incapable, Fayose tells FEC

The Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has asked the Federal Executive Council (FEC) to invoke Section 144 of the ...

AzeezJuly 7, 2017

Fayose bans students’ activities, rallies in Ekiti

Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, on Thursday announced a ban on all forms of students’ activities in tertiary institutions in ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 10, 2017

‘Any man that beats his wife is mentally sick’ – Fayose

The Ekiti Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has weighed in on domestic violence asking men to desist from maltreating women and advised ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 1, 2017

The YNaija Tracklist: Abducted Reps member released | JAMB releases 1,606,901 results | More stories

From the papers, a tracklist. Abducted House of Reps member released  – YNaija UTME 2017: JAMB releases 1,606,901 results, supplementary ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 29, 2017

NYSC: Fayose calls for increase of monthly allowance

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has called on the Federal Government to increase the monthly allowance of the NYSC members ...

EditorMay 23, 2017

How Fayose lost his 7 months to impeachment

by Ayomide Ekerin In politics, they say, there are no permanent enemies, neither permanent friends. Fayose’s journey to the loss ...

EditorMay 23, 2017

What Fayose may likely do if he gets his aborted tenure

by Ayomide Ekerin Governor Ayodele Fayose’s second coming, not unlike his first, has been filled with so much drama. From ...

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