Press Releases

Fayemi Mourns Former IOC Chief Adefope

Posted: March 15, 2012 at 11:43 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has expressed sadness over the death of the former member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Major-General Henry Adefope (rtd). The Governor who conveyed his condolence in a statement on Thursday described Adefope as a man of many parts whose impact was felt in medicine, military, sports administration, labour […]


Fayemi mourns DIG, Haruna, others

Posted: March 15, 2012 at 11:26 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has described the death of Deputy Inspector General of Police, Mr. Haruna John and other three police officers in a helicopter crash on Wednesday as a “big tragedy of monumental proportion.” The Governor in a condolence message on Thursday said the officers’ death in the course of a national […]


World Bank to Partner Ekiti on Development, says Country Director

Posted: February 28, 2012 at 9:15 am

The World Bank is set to engage in a strategic partnership with Ekiti State government in a bid to contribute to the developmental efforts of the Dr Kayode Fayemi-led administration in the state. The Country Director, World Bank, Nigeria, Mrs Marie Francoise Marie-Nelly gave the assurance during a meeting with Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode […]


Ekiti Government Reads Riot Acts to Caretaker Chairmen

Posted: February 20, 2012 at 8:57 pm

Ekiti State Government has again reiterated its zero tolerance for corruption and incompetence at its inaugural meeting with the newly sworn-in local government caretaker chairmen. The Deputy Governor, Mrs. Funmi Olayinka whose office supervises the Ministry of Local Government made the declaration yesterday urging them to use their tenure to replicate good governance which is […]


Olayinka Tasks Nursing Mothers on Immunization

Posted: February 17, 2012 at 1:08 pm

Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Mrs. Funmi Olayinka has stressed the importance of continuous vacination to stamping out polio from our society. Speaking at the flag off of the first round of year 2012 National Immunization Plus Days (NIPDs), held at the Fajuyi memorial park, Ado Ekiti, she said concerted efforts must be made towards […]


Fayemi Decries Neglect, Under-Funding of FG Projects in Ekiti

Posted: February 16, 2012 at 8:52 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi has decried the neglect and under-funding of Federal Government projects in the State; saying that the exclusion of Ero dam from the 2012 budget was a confirmation of such neglect. The Governor, who lamented the situation while playing host to a delegation of Federal Government committee on inspection of […]


Ekiti to Turn Old Prison to Tourist Centre

Posted: February 16, 2012 at 1:20 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has declared the readiness of his administration to turn the old Ado-Ekiti prison into a befitting tourist centre. The governor disclosed this on Thursday during a visit to the old prison complex located in Fajuyi Area of the state capital. Fayemi explained that his administration contributed immensely to the […]


SACA Chairperson Empowers 75 PLWHAs

Posted: February 2, 2012 at 4:59 pm

Wife of Ekiti State Governor, Erelu Bisi Fayemi, has restated the commitment of the Governor Kayode Fayemi-led administration to the welfare of the People Living With HIV/AIDS (PLWHAs) through empowerment schemes. She made the cheering pronouncement during the distribution of equipment and materials worth over N3.5million to seventy-five PLWHAs, under the aegis of Network of […]


NCWS Honours Erelu Bisi Fayemi

Posted: February 2, 2012 at 4:29 pm

National Council of Women’s Societies has conferred another honour on the wife of Ekiti State Governor, Erelu Bisi Fayemi, in recognition of her remarkable contributions to the enhancement of the living standard of women and girls. The state chapter of the NCWS conferred the award of Grand Matron and Eye Ayiye (sweet mother) of Ekiti […]


Mrs Fayemi Pays Medical Bill of 12 Indigent Patients

Posted: February 2, 2012 at 1:00 pm

Wife of Ekiti State Governor, Chief (Mrs) Bisi Fayemi has again indicated her resolve to assist the less privileged in the society. Mrs Bisi Fayemi, in an effort to fulfil the government promises of free health services to the people of the state had made a personal donation of seven hundred and sixty-nine thousand Naira […]

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