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Ekiti State First Lady advocates for more women in governance says...

By Angela Atabo  and Uche Bibilari A Panelist of Women at the launch of the African Women Leaders Network (AWLN) in Abuja on Monday says...

Gunmen strike again in Ekiti community, kill farmer

By Idowu Ariwidola Barely 24 hours after the murder of a female undergraduate in Ise Ekiti by gunmen, another male resident has been hacked to...

Herdsman in police net for allegedly beheading wife in Ekiti State

By Remi Koleoso The police in Ekiti have confirmed the alleged beheading of a lady in Ilasa Ekiti, Ekiti East Local Government Area of the...

Ekiti State: Olusola-Eleka accepts Supreme Court judgment, congratulates Fayemi

By Ariwodola Idowu Prof. Kolapo Olusola-Eleka, former Deputy Governor of Ekiti  and Peoples Democratic Party  (PDP) governorship candidate in the last governorship election, has congratulated...

8 Perm Secs quit Ekiti State public service

By Ariwodola Idowu The Ekiti State Government on Thursday announced the retirement of eight Permanent Secretaries from the state public service. A statement by the Chief...

Ekiti killings: Monarch lauds Fayemi’s prompt deployment of task force

By Ariwodola Idowu The traditional ruler of Iyemero Ekiti, Oba Ebenezer Ogungbemi, has commended the Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, for his prompt deployment...

I have no grudge against Segun Oni – Fayemi

By Ariwodola Idowu   Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on Wednesday dismissed insinuations  that he has a grudge against his predecessor, Chief Segun Oni, for...

Ekiti State Tragedy: Mother, child, 13 others killed auto-accident

By Ariwodola Idowu   At least 15 persons have been confirmed dead in an auto accident that occurred on Saturday night at Iworoko Ekiti, near Ado...

Crisis hits Ekiti State PDP, as Olujimi, Fayose inaugurate parallel Atiku...

By Ariwodola Idowu     Former  Governor of Ekiti State, Ayo Fayose, and Senate Minority Leader, Senator Biodun Olujimi, on Tuesday continued their hostility, by  inaugurating parallel...

NLC insists on new national minimum wage in Ekiti, Kogi, wants...

The organised labour in Ekiti and Kogi states, on Tuesday, declared that there would be no going back on the agitation for the new national minimum wage of N30,000, and urged President Muhammadu Buhari to ensure its immediate implementation.

My husband will restore values of Ekiti people – Mrs Fayemi

By Bolanle Lawal     The wife of the Ekiti State Governor, Chief Bisi Fayemi, says her husband’s administration will restore long held values of the Ekiti...

Teenager charged with murder of schoolmate in Ado-Ekiti

By Funmilayo Okunade   An Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday  remanded a 16-year-old student, Kehinde Timilehin, who allegedly murdered his schoolmate.     The accused, a student of Ado...

Fayemi reverses all last minute appointments by Fayose

By Ariwodola Idowu     The Ekiti Executive Council at its sitting on Wednesday approved the cancellation of certain key appointments made by former Governor, Ayodele Fayose,...

Work set to commence on Ekiti State’s abandoned N3.7 billion dam

The Ekiti State Government and the World Bank on Friday said rehabilitation work on the abandoned  N3.7 billion Ero Dam would soon commence.

N6.9bn fraud: EFCC opens trial against Fayose

The accused was also alleged to have used the sum of N200 million, to acquire a property in Abuja, in the name of his elder sister, Moji Oladeji, which sum he ought to know also forms crime proceeds.

N30,000 minimum wage: Fayemi canvasses upward review of federal allocation to...

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, on Saturday said that the Federal Government needed to address the current revenue allocation formula, to enable state governments pay the new minimum wage being requested by workers.

Ekiti State Govt wants FG to refund N21 billion expended on...

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on Wednesday sought the intervention of the Senate for the refund of N21 billion spent on the construction and rehabilitation of federal roads in the state.

Ekiti State Govt won’t owe salaries – CPS

Mr. Olayinka Oyebode, the Chief Press Secretary to Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has pledged that the state government will ensure regular payment of salaries.

Kayode Fayemi revokes shop allocations at Oja Oba market, Ado-Ekiti

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on Thursday ordered the immediate revocation of the allocation of over 800 shops at the multi-billion naira new Oja Oba Market in Ado Ekiti.

Ekiti State gubernatorial election free, fair – INEC

A Deputy Director with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Sylvester Aigbogun, on Tuesday told the Ekiti Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in the FCT High Court, Apo that the July 14 governorship election in the state was free and fair.

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