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Fayemi Hails Golden Eaglets

Posted: November 8, 2013 at 6:25 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has congratulated  Nigerians on the victory of the Golden Eaglets at the FIFA  Under-17 World Cup final on Saturday. Fayemi, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olayinka Oyebode, said  winning the Cup for an unprecedented fourth time has further confirmed Nigeria’s position as a soccer world power and the  leading light […]

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Final Stages Of 2013 Governor’s Cup Kick-Off In Ekiti

Posted: August 27, 2013 at 11:20 pm

The finals stages of the 2013 Ekiti state Governor’s Cup Football competition has kicked off at the Oluyemi Kayode Stadium in Ado Ekiti. the Ado Local Government Area team defeated Ikole Local Government Team by 1 goal to nil while Ise/Orun LG walloped Efon LG by 2 goals to nothing. The State Commissioner for Youths and sports, Mr. […]

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New Talents Will Be Discovered In This Year’s Governor’s Cup Competition – Ekiti FA Boss

Posted: May 9, 2013 at 6:17 pm

The forthcoming Governor’s Cup Soccer Competition in Ekiti State is to promote grassroot soccer among the youths and to discover new talents from the various Local Governments in the State. The Chairman, Ekiti State Football Association, Dr. Isaac Ayodele made the assertion during the draws of the 2012/2013 Governor’s cup held at the Oluyemi Kayode […]

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Features: Donations Galore For Ekiti School For The Deaf And The Blind

Posted: April 29, 2013 at 1:04 pm

“Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” This is the word of Leo Buscaglia on kindness to the human race. This was proven right by […]

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Fayemi Congratulates Super Eagles, Nigerians

Posted: February 11, 2013 at 11:16 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has congratulated the Super Eagles for their victory at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations, describing the victory as a “great sporting milestone which has raised the profile of the country in the comity of nations”. Fayemi, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Olayinka Oyebode, said […]

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Christ’s School Wins Principals Cup


Posted: July 17, 2012 at 4:14 pm

Christ’s School, Ado Ekiti has emerged the winner of the 2011 Ekiti State Principal’s cup after defeating its counterparts from Government College, Efon – Alaaye by 5 goals to 4 in a breath-taking  penalty school – out. The match which was played at  the Oluyemi Kayode Stadium, Ado-Ekiti went into penalty shoot-out after  90 minutes of regulation time  ended […]

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Special Sports Association Holds First Power Lifting Trials

Posted: February 20, 2012 at 12:32 pm

Ekiti State Special Sports Association has held its first trial in power lifting for male and female categories at the Oluyemi Kayode Stadium, Ado Ekiti. At the end of the trials, Ajimati Modupe lifted 85kg, Ganiyu Arowolo lifted 95kg, Aborisade Sogo lifted 135kg while Olasunkanmi Taiwo lifted 95kg. Speaking to newsmen at the end of […]

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