News - Ekiti State

Herdsmen/Farmers Crisis: Emir Of Kano Lauds Gov. Fayose On Anti-Grazing Law

3 days ago /
Nation 

The Emir of Kano, Lamido Sanusi, has called on the leadership of farmers and the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria to see peace as the only solution to the killings of innocent Nigerians.

Fayose Condemns Zamfara Killings

6 days ago /
Nation 

Ekiti State Governor,  Ayodele Fayose, says the statement by his Zamfara State counterpart, Abdulaziz Yari, that security agencies failed to respond to the alert given to them to prevent the massacre of people in Zamafara State, has vindicated his earlier stance that no extra one billion Dollars was needed to...

Fayose Condemns Killings, Vows To Strengthen Anti-Grazing Law

1 week ago /
Nation 

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, on Wednesday condemned the killing of a farmer in the state by armed men suspected to be herdsmen.The Governor said the Anti-open Grazing Law in the state will be reviewed and strengthened to checkmate further attacks and invasion by herdsmen.He advised the residents affected by...

Fayose Faults FG, Security Agencies Handling Of Benue Killings

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has faulted the Federal Government’s response mechanism and poor handling of the herdsmen killings in Benue State. Fayose said contrary to the believe in some quarters that the Anti-Grazing Law implemented by the state government was responsible for the killings, the Federal Government’s handling of security...

Fayose Visits Benue, Defends Anti-Open Grazing Law

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, on Thursday visited Benue State in a show of solidarity to the Governor and people of the state over the killings in the state.Fayose, who was received by Governor Samuel Ortom, declared support for the Anti-Grazing Law implemented by the state government in 2017,...

Fayose Carpets Buhari’s Anti-Corruption Crusade

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has again described the anti-corruption campaign of the Muhammadu Buhari administration as hypocritical and condemnable.

Ekiti Governorship Election: PDP Threatens Clampdown On Erring Aspirants

2 weeks ago /
Politics 

Ahead of the July 14 2018 governorship election in Ekiti State the Peoples Democratic Party in the state has threatened to clampdown on any governorship aspirants of the party who orchestrate violence or cause disaffection that might affect the chances of the party at the election.

PDP States Reject Planned Withdrawal Of $1bn From Excess Crude Account

2 weeks ago /
Politics 

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it is against the withdrawal of $1 billion from the Excess Crude Oil account by the Federal Government to tackle insecurity. The PDP is of the view that local governments are vehemently opposed to the unilateral withdrawal of the said amount under any guise. A statement...

PDP Accuses FG Of ‘Massive Corruption’ In Fuel Subsidy Regime [Full Text]

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the Federal Government of ‘massive corruption’ amid the controversy over the alleged payment of fuel subsidy. The party made the allegation in a communique issued shortly after the meeting of members of its National Working Committee (NWC) on Sunday in Asaba, Delta State capital. As...

Fayose Reacts Angrily To Suit To Stop 11bn Refund For Ekiti State

3 weeks ago /
Nation 

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has described as ‘unfair’ a case instituted by the finance commissioner to former governor Fayemi, Dapo Kolawole at the federal high court, Abeokuta seeking an order to stop the payment of eleven billion naira due to Ekiti state as refund for construction and rehabilitation of federal roads in the state.

FHC, Ado Ekiti Bars EFCC From Investigating State Finances

3 weeks ago /
Nation 

The Federal High Court sitting in Ado Ekiti, the Ekiti State Capital on Tuesday barred the economic and financial crimes commission (EFCC) from investigating the finances of the state or arresting any official of the state under the guise of fighting corruption.

Buhari Should Heed Obasanjo’s Advice And Go Home – Fayose

1 month ago /
Nation 

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has reacted to the public statement by former President Olusegun Obasanjo which advised President Muhammadu Buhari to consider his health and not seek re-election. Fayose told journalists in Ado-Ekiti, the state's capital on Thursday that President Buhari should heed the former president’s advice and “go home...

Atiku Visits Fayose, Praises His Achievements

1 month ago /
Nation 

The former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar,  has visited the Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, to confer with him as one of the leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Referring to the letter written by the former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, to President Muhammadu Buhari not to seek a relection, Atiku...

Atiku, Fayose, Others React To Obasanjo’s Statement

1 month ago /
Nation 

Former Nigerian Vice President Atiku Abubakar says his former boss, olusegun obasanjo’s comments on President Muhammadu Buhari’s performance and his re-election bid is a result of the all progressives congress government’s failure.

Kolawole Urges EFCC To Investigate Fayose’s Projects

1 month ago /
Nation 

Former Ekiti state Commissioner for Finance and Economic Development, Mr. Dapo Kolawole, has urged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to investigate some projects being executed by Governor, Ayo Fayose.

Ekiti Herdsmen Attack: Fayose Wants F.G To Be Alive To Its Responsibilities

1 month ago /
Nation  Security 

Following the death of a Pregnant Tiv Woman killed at Orin-Ekiti in Ido Osi Local Government Area of Ekiti State by suspected Fulani herdsmen, Governor Ayodele Fayose is again calling on the federal government to be alive to its responsibilities in providing adequate security for Nigerians. Gov. Fayose made the call...

Unpaid Salaries: ASUU, Ekiti Varsity Raises Alarm

1 month ago /
Education  Nation 

Members of the Academic Staff Union Of Universities (ASUU) Ekiti State University branch are calling on all relevant stakeholders in the education sector, including its national body, to wade into the issue of their unpaid salaries and other remunerations by the Ekiti State Government. Chairman of ASUU, Ekiti State University, Professor...

Fayemi Reacts To White Paper Barring Him From Holding Office

1 month ago /
Nation 

Former Governor of Ekiti state and the current Minster of mines and steel Development Kayode Fayemi has described the verdict of the Ekiti state government, as contained in the white paper submitted by the panel set up by Governor Ayo Fayose to investigate the finances of the state between 2010...

Ekiti Probe Committee Submits White Paper, Bars Former Governor Fayemi From Holding Office For Ten Years

1 month ago /
Nation 

Former Governor of Ekiti state and current Minster of solid minerals, Kayode Fayemi and his commissioner for Finance Dapo Kolawole have been barred from holding any public office for the next ten years. This is contained in the white paper by the committee set up by Governor Ayodele Fayose and headed...

Fayose Charges Teachers To Give Their Best In 2018

1 month ago /
Education  Nation 

Ekiti state Governor Ayodele Fayose says his administration will continue to place high premium on the welfare of workers in the state, particularly teachers. The governor said this in Ado Ekiti, the state capital during an interactive session with public primary and secondary school teachers at the government house. Gov. Fayose who...


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