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Fayemi Lost But Fayose Did Not Win

Posted: June 25, 2014 at 10:03 pm

If you are talking about results from a population of 2.3 million, with over 1.6 million eligible voters and 700,000 plus registered voters from which meagre figures totalling just about half of registered voters voted, as victories and loses, then you can have a field day celebrating or crying. But if you are really recognising …

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Council Creation: Fayemi Receives Report, Sets Up White Paper Committee

Posted: June 24, 2014 at 8:37 pm

Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi on Tuesday received the report of the Committee on the Creation of additional Local Government Areas in the state, stressing the commitment of his administration to effect the creation of additional councils in response to the yearnings of the people. The Governor while receiving the report at the …

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Fayemi Is An Unusual Leader, Says Fayose

Posted: June 23, 2014 at 8:25 pm

Ekiti State Governor-elect, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has described the incumbent Governor of the State, Dr Kayode Fayemi as an unusual Nigerian leader who puts the interest of his State ahead of personal gains. Mr Fayose who gave the commendation in Ado-Ekiti on Monday during a courtesy visit to Dr Fayemi in his office said Fayemi’s …

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Fayemi Congratulates Fayose, Pledges Smooth Transfer Of Power

Posted: June 22, 2014 at 1:04 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has congratulated the winner of Saturday’s governorship election in the state, Mr. Ayodele Fayose of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Governor Fayemi in a broadcast on Sunday said he has no option than to accept the result of the election and congratulate Fayose “if indeed the outcome of the …

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Concession Speech: If This Is The Will Of The People

Posted: June 22, 2014 at 12:53 pm

If This Is the Will of the People Concession Speech His Excellency Dr. Kayode FAYEMI Governor, Ekiti State, Nigeria Following the 2014 Gubernatorial Elections Government House, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State, Nigeria Sunday, June 22, 2014 Protocols   In o kun o Ekiti kete. Yesterday, Ekiti State decided. Following the gubernatorial elections held in the land of …

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Ekiti Election 2014: ‘War’ In A Peaceful State

Posted: June 20, 2014 at 2:43 pm

Within the past few days in Ekiti State, there has been influx of security agencies into Ekiti State, the Land of Honour. On Saturday, June 21, 2014, there will be Governorship Election in the State, but what one is witnessing is alarming. With the presence of the ‘massive deployment’ (using the words of the Inspector …

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Fayemi To Ekiti People: Be Vigilant As You Vote

Posted: June 20, 2014 at 2:16 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has called on voters to be vigilant as they go to the polls on Saturday to cast their ballots in the gubernatorial election.  Fayemi in a state broadcast to the people of the state on Friday urged them to accord security agencies and other relevant authorities full cooperation to …

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Arisekola’s Legacies Live On, Says Fayemi

Posted: June 20, 2014 at 1:08 am

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has said the legacies of goodwill, philanthropy, commerce and religious tolerance left behind by the late Aare Musulumi of Yoruba land, Alhaji Azeez Arisekola Alao, will continue live after him. Fayemi in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Yinka Oyebode, described the death of Arisekola, as a …

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How Security operatives barred Governors from APC Rally in Ekiti

Posted: June 19, 2014 at 1:14 am

Efforts by some All Progressives Party (APC) governors to attend the party’s mega rally in support of Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi’s re-election was frustrated on Thursday by armed security operatives who halted their movement to Ado-Ekiti, citing orders from above. The mega rally which was the APC final rally for the Saturday’s governorship …

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Ekiti Government Condemns Terrorism Charge Against Commissioner, 14

Posted: June 18, 2014 at 5:02 pm

The Ekiti State Government has said that the charge of terrorism proffered by the Nigerian Police against the State Commissioner for a Integration and Inter-governmental Affairs, Hon Funminiyi Afuye and 14 other citizens of the State is a flagrant abuse of the 2013 Terrorism Prevention Act. The State Executive Council at its weekly meeting held …

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