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11-Year-Old Ekiti Table Tennis Player Set For Morocco Championship

Posted: August 26, 2016 at 5:06 pm

An 11-year-old Ekiti born table tennis player, Denis Adeleye, is set to represent Nigeria at the African Junior Championship that will hold in Morocco in October 2016. Adeleye, who is passionately preparing for the competition, visited the Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose, on Thursday. Denis Adeleye says he is hopeful of returning victorious. […]


Ekiti House Summons BEDC Over Poor Electricity as Health Insurance Scheme Bill passes 2nd reading

Posted: August 26, 2016 at 12:44 am

The Ekiti State House of Assembly has summoned the management of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) to appear before it on September 13 to explain why the people of the state have been experiencing erratic power supply, despite the exorbitant fees consumers are paying. According to a statement by the House Speaker’s Special Assistant […]


Ekiti Assembly Passes Bill to Ban Free Grazing

Posted: August 25, 2016 at 11:56 pm

Ekiti State House of Assembly on Thursday passed the bill to ban free grazing in the state. The bill also prescribed six months imprisonment without an option of fine for any offender of the bill that also ban movement of cattle after 6pm in the state. The passage of the bill followed the submission of […]


‎Fayose is Symbol of Our Party- Gombe Governor

Posted: August 25, 2016 at 3:48 pm

Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Ibrahim Dankwambo, has described his Ekiti State counterpart, Mr Ayodele Fayose, as the symbol of their party, the Peoples Democratic Party. (PDP). He said this in Ado-Ekiti while laying the foundation of a new hall in the palace of the Ewi of Ado-Ekiti, Oba Rufus Adejugbe Aladesanmi 111. In a statement […]


Udiroko Festival: APU, Ewi, Others Lauds Fayose’s Developmental Strides

Posted: August 24, 2016 at 10:31 pm

As the people of Ado-Ekiti marked the beginning of a new year in the history of the ancient town by celebrating the annual Udiroko Festival, the various developmental efforts of the state government under Governor Ayodele Fayose have been acknowledged as steps in the right direction. Speaking on the occasion on Tuesday at the palace […]


Ewi of Ado Ekiti Celebrates 2016 Udiroko Festival

Posted: August 24, 2016 at 10:05 pm

Fayose makes case for history, culture boost in Udiroko festival …As Ado monarch, Ewi, lauds gov for infrastructure development.  Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has advocated for a bring-back of history into the teaching curriculum of the nation, advising that “without the past we can’t make out the future.” The governor made the remarks […]


Ekiti Commissioner Commends Pace Of Work In The State

Posted: August 19, 2016 at 1:03 pm

Ekiti State Commissioner For Works and Transportation, Mrs. Funmilayo Ogun has commended the pace of work on the construction of the ongoing Oja-Oba Market in Ado- Ekiti.  The commissioner made this remark while on the assessment visit to the project site today, said the market when completed would avoid the people the opportunity to do […]


Olusola Empowers Indigents, Gives Scholarship to Students

Posted: August 15, 2016 at 12:19 pm

Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Dr. Kolapo Olusola has given out Financial empowerment to some members of Christ Apostolic Church,Chapel of Salvation, Ikere-Ekiti. Presenting the cash to the beneficiary during the church service, Dr.Olusola said the gesture was in line with the stomach infrastructureprogramme of the administration of Governor Ayodele Fayose to cushion the effect of […]


MDG Projects: Ekiti Signs MOU With Local Contractors 

Posted: August 11, 2016 at 5:28 pm

Ekiti State government on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding with members of Furniture and Welder Associations in the state on the supply of 1,250 Pupils’ Desk and Chairs worth fifty nine million naira (#59m). The event which took place at the Lady Jibowu Hall of the government house had in attendance Chief of Staff […]


Ekiti Conducts Open Hearing on Grazing Bill, Plans to Build Cattle Ranches

Posted: August 11, 2016 at 4:30 pm

Ekiti State government will build cattle ranches across the three senatorial districts of the state. This was made known by the honorable member representing Ikole constituency 1, Hon. Gboyega Aribisogan during a public hearing organized by the joint committees on agriculture and environment on a bill to regulate and control cattle grazing in Ekiti State […]

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