• You can’t distract me – Fayemi tells Ekiti lawmakers

    You can’t distract me – Fayemi tells Ekiti lawmakers

    According to reports, the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has said he would not be distracted by the childish and ridiculous allegations of fraud levelled against his administration in Ekiti State by the State House of Assembly.

    Fayemi, who reacted to the petition submitted by the state Assembly to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission alleging the misappropriation of N40 billion under his watch as governor of the state, said the lawmakers’ claims are not only baseless, […]

  • I have no hands in the suspension of Ekiti lawmakers, says Fayose

    I have no hands in the suspension of Ekiti lawmakers, says Fayose

    Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has affirmed that he has no hands in the suspension of a former chairman of Ekiti State House of Assembly Committee on Information, Mr. Gboyega Aribisogan.

    Aribisogan was suspended last week Thursday for 180 legislative days for alleged anti-party activities.

    Aribisogan, a former Information Committee Chairman, was also barred from holding any position of responsibility on behalf of the House during the period and to lose benefits associated with his office.

    Reacting, however, Fayose said the decision of […]

  • Ekiti lawmakers mourn drowned World Bank officials, pass grazing bill

    Ekiti lawmakers mourn drowned World Bank officials, pass grazing bill

    Members of the Ekiti State House of Assembly have commiserated with the Federal Government and the World Bank over the death of four officials of the World Bank who drowned at Egbe Dam in the state on Wednesday.

    According to a statement by the Speaker’s Special Assistant (Media), Stephen Gbadamosi, the House, at its plenary on Thursday, observed a one-minute silence in honour of the members of the World Bank assessment team on assignment at Egbe Dam in Egbe Ekiti, Gbonyin […]