• Fayose’s aide reacts to Aisha Buhari’s visit to United States

    Fayose’s aide reacts to Aisha Buhari’s visit to United States

    Governor Ayodele Fayose’ Aide, Lere Olayinka has finally reacted to wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari’s visitation to the United States.

    Mr. Olayinka said: “If they are claiming that another Aisha Buhari was the one involved,shouldn’t they just unravel this mysterious Aisha Buhari”

    “Their only defence is; it was another Aisha Buhari that was involved. But I have the Aisha Buhari on tape where she denied”.

    Fayose and his aides had earlier alleged involvement of Mrs Aisha Buhari in the William Jefferson’s […]

  • Group asks IG to ‎interrogate Fayose’s aide over Ekiti political killings

    Group asks IG to ‎interrogate Fayose’s aide over Ekiti political killings

    The Civil Society Network Against Corruption has ‎urged the acting Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to invite and interrogate the Special Assistant to the Ekiti State Governor on Public Communication and New Media, Lere Olayinka, to shed more light on the role of his principal in the political killings that occurred in the state between 2003 and 2004.

    In a pet‎ition sent to the police chief and signed by the group’s National Chairman, Olanrewaju Suraju, CSNAC said an article allegedly […]

  • Court orders EFCC to pay N5 million damages to Fayose’s aide

    Court orders EFCC to pay N5 million damages to Fayose’s aide

    A Federal Capital Territory High Court has granted bail to Abiodun Agbele, an aide to the Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose.

    Mr. Agbele was arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on July 1 on allegations of fraud.

    The EFCC said Mr. Agbele received huge public funds from a former defence minister, Musiliu Obanikoro, and delivered same to Mr. Fayose.

    The judge, Olukayode Fadeniyi, declared that the failure of the EFCC to charge Mr. Agbele to court, since his arrest, amounted […]

  • Court to decide bail application of Fayose’s aide, Agbele on July 21

    Court to decide bail application of Fayose’s aide, Agbele on July 21

    An FCT High Court on Tuesday fixed the ruling of the bail application of Abiodun Agbele, an aide to Gov. Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti, till July 21.

    Agbele was arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for alleged money laundering of N1.2 billion from the Office of the National Security Adviser.

    The judge, Justice Olukayode Adeniyi, adjourned ruling earlier fixed for Tuesday after a closed-door meeting with both counsels in the matter.

    Agbele’s counsel, Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN), had challenged the […]

  • Fayose’s Aide writes letter to Buhari over reopening of Bola Ige’s case

    Fayose’s Aide writes letter to Buhari over reopening of Bola Ige’s case

    Fayose’s Aide, Lere olayinka expressed his delight in the latest move of President Buhari on the order into the case Of late Chief Bola Ige and Chief Aminosari Dokubo but he has more people that should be on the list.

    Read below:

    Dear President Buhari,

    Good to hear that you have has directed the IGP to reopen Chief Bola Ige and Chief Aminosari Dokubo and fish out the perpetrators.

    Mr President Sir, can you also add the murder of FUNSHO WILLIAMS, KUDIRAT ABIOLA and […]

  • Fayose’s aide sues EFCC for N500m over detention

    Fayose’s aide sues EFCC for N500m over detention

    An aide to Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State, Abiodun Agbele, has filed a N500 million suit against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over his continued detention without trial by the agency.

    In his fundamental human rights enforcement suit, Agbele claimed that he had been dumped in the EFCC custody since June 27 in respect of an alleged N1.3 billion reportedly traced to the personal account of Governor Fayose.

    In an action brought before Justice Olukayode Adeniyi of the High […]

  • Fayose’s aide resigns over N220,000 salary

    Fayose’s aide resigns over N220,000 salary

    The crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State has claimed another casualty, as the Special Assistant to the Governor on Parliamentary Affairs, Samuel Ajibola, has resigned his appointment.

    Ajibola in his letter of resignation said he quit the Ayo Fayose-led administration “on basic developmental issues and the economic situation in the state which he can no longer pretend over.”

    He was the only PDP member of the House of Assembly before Fayose came to power on October 16, 2014.
    Ajibola […]

  • We won’t respond to Aluko’s latest claim, says Fayose’s aide

    We won’t respond to Aluko’s latest claim, says Fayose’s aide

    The Special Assistant to the Ekiti State Governor on Public Communications and New Media, Lere Olayinka has said the state government will not respond to claims by the former Secretary of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Tope Aluko that he was forced into reconciling with the state Governor, Ayodele Fayose.

    Olayinka’s assertion was contained in a statement where he said “the state government would not dignify Aluko with a response.”

    He accused Aluko of being “a perjurer and an unstable character, who speaks […]