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Ekiti State Government To Collaborate With Hoteliers

Posted: March 9, 2012 at 12:34 am

The Special Adviser to the Governor on Tourism Development, Mr. Segun Ologunleko has stressed the commitment of the Fayemi Administration towards attaining regional, National and International recognition for the state tourism sector within the next four years. Speaking at a meeting with Ekiti State Hoteliers Association in Ado-Ekiti, Ologunleko said that Government would collaborate with […]


Ekiti Set To Reposition Civil Service Through Capacity Building

Posted: March 8, 2012 at 9:43 am

Ekiti State Government is poised to build an efficient and highly motivated civil service that would effectively drive the 8-point agenda of the Fayemi-led administration. The State Commissioner for Local Government and Community Development Chief Dayo Fadipe stated this at a one- Day In-House Training organized for Junior Officers of his Ministry. He noted that […]


EKSG Inaugurates Team On Orphans And Vulnerable Children

Posted: March 8, 2012 at 9:13 am

The team on Quality Improvement on Orphans and Vulnerable Child (OVC) has been inaugurated in Ekiti State. Speaking during the inauguration ceremony in Ado-Ekiti, the Commissioner for Women Affairs, Social Development and Gender Empowerment, Mrs. Fola Richie-Adewusi said the team would appraise the level of support and care given to children by the child-focused Non-Governmental […]


Fadipe Warns LG Revenue Collectors

Posted: March 8, 2012 at 7:52 am

Ekiti State government has warned Revenue Collectors in the 16 Local Government Areas not to involve in sharp practices. The State Commissioner for Local Government and community Development, Chief Dayo Fadipe gave the warning at the monthly meeting of the stakeholders in the 16 Local Government Councils, in Ado,  Chief  Fadipe who urged Revenue Collectors […]


Fayemi Urges Support For Yoruba Development Agenda

Posted: March 6, 2012 at 7:59 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi and leaders in the South Western States have  promised to support on-going efforts by Afenifere Renewal Group (ARG) geared towards restoring Yoruba land to its pride of place in Nigeria and Africa. Speaking in Lagos at the  presentation of Development Agenda for Western Nigeria (DAWN), authored by the ARG, […]


Olayinka Wants Contractors To Speedup 5 KM Roads

Posted: March 6, 2012 at 7:31 pm

Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Mrs. Funmi Olayinka in a stern and unmistakable tone told contractors handling the 5 kilometre road projects in each of the sixteen local councils across the State to shape up to meet the deadline for delivery of the roads or shape out. Speaking on Tuesday at a meeting with the […]


e-Governance: Automating Govt Activities For Economic Gains

Posted: March 6, 2012 at 4:34 am

Though the adoption of e-Governance on a national scale has been very slow, DAYO OKETOLA writes that some states have been making significant efforts at automating government activities for economic gains. Electronic government or e-Governance is the utilisation of Information Communications Technology and other web-based technologies to drive effectiveness and efficiency in government and improve […]


Fayemi And The Challenges Of Water Supply In Ekiti State

Posted: March 3, 2012 at 10:31 pm

One indispensable fact of life is the centrality of water to human existence, hence the efforts by successive governments at all levels in the country to ensure provision of potable water to the citizenry. In Ekiti State, provision of pipe-borne water to the people has always been a priority of successive administrations since the creation […]


Prof. Aluko Lived To Make Every Ekiti Indigene Proud

Posted: March 2, 2012 at 7:14 pm

Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Mrs. Funmi Olayinka has described the late renowned Economist, Prof. Sam Aluko as a great Ekiti man with integrity and candour  whose analysis on financial matters have assisted the Nigerian nation out of so many messy situations in the past. Speaking at the Commendation Service held for the late Professor at […]


Fayemi Greets Adeboye at 70

Posted: March 2, 2012 at 2:47 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has felicitated with the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye on his 70th birthday celebration and lauded him for being a source of inspiration to people around the world in his ministerial career. Fayemi in a congratulatory letter addressed to Pastor Adeboye […]

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