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Commissioner For Labour Charges Officials

Posted: March 21, 2012 at 1:26 am

Mr. Wole Adewumi, the Commissioner for Labour, and Productivity and Human Capital Development,  has charged the officials of government that are responsible for the payment of stipends to the elderly citizens under the State Social Security Scheme to be honest and transparent in thedischarge of their duties. Mr. Adewumi gave the charge in Ado Ekiti […]


Ekiti State Water Supply and Sanitation Policy; Stakeholders Consultative Forum

Posted: March 20, 2012 at 2:53 pm

The Administration of Dr. Kayode Fayemi in Ekiti State considers access to sustainable and safe potable water supply and affordable hygienic sanitation system as one of its priorities and views them as essential means of improving the health and livelihood of the people and reducing poverty level of the citizens. The water and sanitation sector […]


Ekiti Assits Victims Of Natural Disasters

Posted: March 20, 2012 at 12:26 pm

The Ekiti State Government has once again assisted residents of the state who have experienced natural disasters with cash and building materials to alleviate their suffering through the State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA). The Acting  General Manager of the Agency Mr. Femi Osasona while distributing the cash and materials said the State Government will always […]


Ekiti State Emerges Number One On The Web In Nigeria

Posted: March 19, 2012 at 12:37 am

Barely three weeks after the launch of its new digital media channels, the Ekiti State Government Website – has emerged the number one most visited state government Website in the country, and ranks as the 298th most visited site in the country. According to the latest rating by Alexa, ( one of the Web’s […]


Why Southwest Needs Economic Reintegration, By Fayemi

Posted: March 19, 2012 at 12:17 am

It Is Essentially About Development, Not Politics EVEN as the implementation of the Southwest regional economic reintegration policy unfolds, and some doubts have been expressed regarding the viability of the policy, one of the stakeholders in the formulation of the working document, Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi says the policy will transform the Southwest economy […]


Fayemi, Amaechi, Ezekwesili, Utomi, Others For Young And Emerging Leaders Symposium

Posted: March 18, 2012 at 10:45 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, his Rivers State counterpart, Mr Rotimi Amaechi and the World Bank Vice President for Africa, Mrs. Obiageli Ezekwesili , are among leading speakers at this year’s Nigerian Symposium for Young and Emerging Leaders, holding at the Muson Centre, Onikan , Lagos on Monday, March 19th, 2012. According to the […]


Ekiti Raises The Alarm Over Fake Government Documents In Circulation

Posted: March 18, 2012 at 8:49 pm

Ekiti State Government has raised the alarm over plans by some elements in the state to discredit the administration of Dr. Kayode Fayemi with the circulation of fake documents, purported to be government transactions. According to a statement  issued in Ado-Ekiti, yesterday by the State Commissioner for Information and Civil Orientation, Mr. Funminiyi Afuye, part […]


Fayemi Signs Social Security Bill To Law As Beneficiaries Hits 20,000

Posted: March 18, 2012 at 4:33 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, Friday signed the Social Security bill into law, even as he restated that the decision of his administration to take care of the elderly citizens was borne out of genuine concern for their welfare in view of the harsh economic condition in the country. The state’s social security scheme, […]


GTBank To Sponsor Ekiti Principal’s Cup

Posted: March 18, 2012 at 3:28 pm

Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB) has offered to sponsor Ekiti State Principal’s Cup, an annual football competition among secondary schools in the State. The State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi made this known in Ado Ekiti at the first monthly Keep Fit Exercise held at Oluyemi Kayode Stadium on Saturday. Fayemi  said that the resuscitation of the […]


Don’t Entertain Oni’s Appeal, Ekiti ACN Tells Supreme Court

Posted: March 18, 2012 at 12:26 am

The Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) in Ekiti State has urged the Supreme Court not to dignify the appeal filed by ousted Governor Segun Oni with any attention in the latter’s desperate bid to return to the Government House through the backdoor. The party said Oni’s suit at the nation’s apex court has revealed his […]