• See What Gov Ayo Fayose was pictured doing on the street in Ekiti state (Photos)

    See What Gov Ayo Fayose was pictured doing on the street in Ekiti state (Photos)

    People’s Democratic Party chieftain Ayodele Fayose extended his hands of benevolence to kids on the street by sharing fruits.

    Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State on Sunday entertained some lucky kids in the state to a treat of groundnuts and banana. The kids were excited to share fruits with the first man of the state who also cheered them up with friendly talks.

    This is not the first time the political warhorse will be storming the street to build direct and friendly […]

  • Alleged Graft: Again, Ekiti House Invites Fayemi over N850m SUBEB funds

    Alleged Graft: Again, Ekiti House Invites Fayemi over N850m SUBEB funds

    The Ekiti State House of Assembly has again invited a former governor of the state, Dr Kayode Fayemi, over the controversial N850 million State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) funds.

    The House also adopted the state Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) 2017 – 2019 document as its document at plenary on Tuesday.

    Leader of the House, Olatunji Akinyele, noted that “Some time ago, the former governor was invited to this honourable House to come and explain how N850 million State Universal Basic […]

  • Checkout the signboard Fayose placed on the road In Ekiti State

    Checkout the signboard Fayose placed on the road In Ekiti State

    The photo was shared by twitter user, Ndamenem

    The photo was shared by twitter user,

  • Ekiti APC Tackles Aregbesola Over Visit To Fayose (Read Details)

    Ekiti APC Tackles Aregbesola Over Visit To Fayose (Read Details)

    Ekiti state All Progressives Congress (APC) has criticized Osun State Governor Rauf Aregbesola on his weekend visit to Governor Ayo Fayose where he delivered a lecture as part of activities marking the 20th anniversary of the creation of the state.

    The party said it was contemptuous of the Osun governor to visit the Fountain of Knowledge without carrying its leaders and members along saying the same Fayose on whom Aregbesola showered encomiums has been unleashing hardship on its members some of […]

  • Ekiti at 20: Fayose commends Abacha, Fayemi

    Ekiti at 20: Fayose commends Abacha, Fayemi

    As Ekiti State celebrated the 20th anniversary of its creation on Saturday, Governor Ayodele Fayose, has commended the heroic contributions of the late military ruler, Gen Sanni Abacha for his vision leading to the creation of the state.

    Fayose, also commended the tremendous contributions of the past military and civilian administrations of Col. Mohammed Usman,‎ Commodore Atanda Yusuf, Dr Kayode Fayemi, Niyi Adebayo and Segun Oni, in building the state to its enviable height through their leadership.

    Ekiti State was created on […]

  • Fayose Demands N5bn From EFCC Over Frozen Zenith Accounts

    Fayose Demands N5bn From EFCC Over Frozen Zenith Accounts

    The two private accounts of Ekiti state governor, Mr Ayo Fayose, with Zenith Bank, frozen since June, 2016 by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will remain embargoed until November.

    This is following a ruling on the case filed by Governor Fayose against the EFCC, against the freezing of the accounts at the Federal High Court sitting in Ado Ekiti, on Friday.

    Presiding judge, Justice Taiwo Taiwo, adjourned till the said date after both Fayose’s lead counsel, Chief Mike Ozehkome (SAN) […]

  • Fayose Won’t Have Access To Own Money Till November (Read Why)

    Fayose Won’t Have Access To Own Money Till November (Read Why)

    Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti state has been deprived of possibility to use the two private accounts of in Zenith Bank till November 7.

    Recall that the governor is suing the EFCC for blocking his accounts since June. The anti-graft agency has brought Fayose before a court on fraud charges.

    However, Mike Ozehkome, Fayose’s lead counsel, has argued that the EFCC lacked the constitutional rights to apply punitive measures on the governor who has immunity until the end of his tenure in […]

  • Nigeria nearly collapsed under Jonathan, Buhari saved us from packing up – Segun Oni

    Nigeria nearly collapsed under Jonathan, Buhari saved us from packing up – Segun Oni

    A former governor of Ekiti State, Engr Segun Oni, has stated that the election of President Muhammadu Buhari into power saved Nigeria from collapsing.

    According to him, if not for Buhari’s take over of the nation’s highest political throne, Nigeria would have packed up by now.

    Oni, who spoke with Vanguard, said the current government should not be blamed for the ailing economy, which he said was inherited from the previous government led by Goodluck Jonathan.

    He said, “The economy was trumatized by […]

  • STRANGE!!! Hunter Nabbed For Shooting A ‘Bush Pig Which Later Transformed Into His Friend’ In Ekiti

    STRANGE!!! Hunter Nabbed For Shooting A ‘Bush Pig Which Later Transformed Into His Friend’ In Ekiti

    An Ado-Ekiti Magistrates’ Court on Friday remanded a 33-year-old hunter, Ganiyu Abdullaral, in prison custody for allegedly killing his friend who alleged changed into a pig.

    The Magistrate, Modupe Afeniforo, directed the prosecutor to duplicate the file and send it to the Director of Public Prosecution for legal opinion.

    Afeniforo adjourned the case till Nov.11 for further mention. Prosecutor Monica Ikebulo told the court that the accused shot at a bush pig which later transformed into his friend. Ikebulo said the accused […]

  • Tears as Ekiti bulldozers demolish houses for flyover

    Tears as Ekiti bulldozers demolish houses for flyover

    Some house owners in Okesa area of Ado Ekiti were in tears yesterday evening as government bulldozers began demolition of more structures in the area to accommodate an outer road for the ongoing flyover project.

    The demolition exercise, which was personally supervised by Governor Ayo Fayose, started at about 4.30p.m. and continued till dusk, reducing the buildings to rubbles.

    The governor, who sported a white T-shirt, had his convoy parked by the roadside as the demolition was going on.

    The exercise started at […]

  • Why we passed grazing bill in Ekiti – Speaker

    Why we passed grazing bill in Ekiti – Speaker

    The Speaker of the Ekiti House of Assembly, Kola Oluwawole, said on Friday that members passed the bill controlling cattle grazing in order to safeguard the lives and property of the residents.

    Mr. Oluwawole stated this in a statement signed by his media aide, Stephen Gadamosi, in Ado-Ekiti. According to the speaker, the assembly decided to pass the bill to ensure Ekiti people live a meaningful life.

    “The Assembly has always been passing bills that will ensure safety of lives,” he said.

    “By the […]