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Fayemi hails Appeal Court ruling

Posted: February 27, 2012 at 6:10 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi has hailed the dismissal of the case instituted by the ousted Governor of the state, Mr Segun Oni , seeking a review of the October 15th, 2010 judgment that removed him from office. Governor Fayemi in his official reaction to the ruling by the Appeal Court Justices, described  it […]


Ekiti Deputy Governor Tasks Council Workers on Hardwork

Posted: February 27, 2012 at 9:09 am

The Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Mrs. Funmi Olayinka has warned local government workers in the State to wake up to their responsibility and seek ways of making themselves more relevant in the developmental agenda of the present administration. Speaking during an unscheduled visit to the Igede Ekiti office of the Irepodun/ Ifelodun local government area […]


Ekiti, Ondo Partner to Construct Ring Road

Posted: February 27, 2012 at 7:45 am

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi says talks are on-going between Ekiti and Ondo States to open up abandoned Emure-Eporo-Emure-Ile road to commuters who ply Ado-Akure road which now is in deplorable condition. Emure-Eporo-Emure-Ile road links Ekiti and Ondo States and commuters can reach either state through it in less than thirty minutes. The Governor […]


Fayemi urges more prayers at Lenten season

Posted: February 25, 2012 at 4:44 am

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has urged Christians to use the period of the Lenten season to pray for divine intervention in the security challenges facing the country. Fayemi in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Olayinka Oyebode, said the country needs prayers at this critical period of its history to overcome […]


Fayemi donates 2 Hilux pick-up to the Army

Posted: February 25, 2012 at 4:41 am

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi has presented two Toyota Hilux pick-ups to the Okitipupa 19th Battalion of the Nigerian Army as part of measure to consolidate the efforts of the state government towards ensuring the safety of lives and property of citizens and investors. Okitipupa 19th Battalion of the Nigerian Army oversees both Ondo […]


Ado LG Boss Lauds Social Security Scheme

Posted: February 23, 2012 at 10:01 am

The Caretaker Chairman of Ado Local Government, Hon Sunday Ibitoye has described the Social Security Scheme embarked upon by Kayode Fayemi-led administration as unique in Nigeria. Ibitoye made the remarks while addressing the enumerators involved in the second edition of the exercise in Ado. The Chairman lauded the programme stressing that it was the first […]


School Enterprise Programme Receives Boost

Posted: February 23, 2012 at 9:50 am

The Schools Enterprise and Wealth Creation Agency is in the process of securing a loan of N66 million to finance some projects in some selected Schools across the State. The Board Secretary Mr. S. B. Olaoye who made this known in Ado Ekiti said the loan would be to finance the Nylon Packaging plant at […]


Fayemi’s Lawyer Petitions CJN … Urges Disbandment of Ag. PCA’s New Panel

Posted: February 23, 2012 at 9:47 am

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Hon Justice Dahiru Musdapher, has been urged to disband a panel of Justices set up to review the judgement of the Court of Appeal that sacked Engr Segun Oni and upheld the election of Dr Kayode Fayemi, as Governor of Ekiti on October 15, 2010. The call for the review […]


Commissioner Advises DFAs against Sharp Practices

Posted: February 23, 2012 at 9:44 am

Ekiti State Commissioner for Finance, Budget and Economic Planning, Hon. Dapo Kolawole has advised the Directors of Finance and Accounts in all Ministries, Departments and Agencies in the State not to engage in any fraudulent act as the Fayemi – led administration has zero tolerance for corruption. Hon. Kolawole gave the advice at a meeting […]


Local Government Officials Charged to Create Change

Posted: February 22, 2012 at 10:57 am

Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Mrs. Funmi Olayinka has reiterated the commitment of the Dr. Kayode Fayemi led administration to engendering probity and accountability in public service including the local government service in the state. Speaking in Iloko Ijesa on Tuesday at a retreat organized for key functionaries of the State Local Government Service Commission, she […]

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