Ekiti State

EKSG Lifts Embargo on Ecobank, GTbank, Zenith Bank

Posted: December 9, 2018 at 8:33 pm

…MDAs, workers now free to bank with all financial institutions Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi has lifted the embargo placed on some banks by the immediate past administration. The Fayose-led administration had in May 2016 placed a “non-patronage” ban on three banks- Ecobank, GTbank and Zenith Bank Plc and forbade government Ministries, Departments and […]


Ekiti Teachers back Fayemi’s Order Stopping ‘Illegal’ School Fees

Posted: December 6, 2018 at 11:08 pm

The Ekiti State Wing of the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) has expressed support to the Executive Order 001 prohibiting the collection of unauthorized fee by head teachers and principals of public schools. Describing the order as a step in right direction, the union commended the state government for payment of West African Senior School […]


Ekiti EXCO Set up Committee to Review Irregular Appointments in State Public Service

Posted: December 5, 2018 at 3:06 pm

The Ekiti State Executive Council at its sitting today, December 5, 2018, took some major decisions regarding appointments into the Public Service. 1)    All Executive Secretaries appointed after the July 21, governorship election in the State are to revert to their former positions. 2)    All other appointments to the Public Service that did not go through due […]


Ekiti Government to Attract More Youths Into Commercial Agriculture- Fayemi

Posted: December 1, 2018 at 12:44 am

Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State says he will revive and expand the state’s Youth Commercial Agriculture Development (YCAD) programme by attracting more youths to the scheme. Fayemi told the newsmen on the sidelines of the AgraInnovate West Africa 2018 conference and exhibition in Lagos that his administration planned to employ 1,500 youths under the […]


Ekiti Guber Poll, Free and Fair – Witness tells Tribunal

Posted: November 27, 2018 at 1:11 pm

The Ekiti State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja was yesterday told that the July 14 2018 election was free, fair and credible by all standards. A witness Adunmo Rufus Sunday informed the tribunal that contrary to the allegations of bias, violence, vote buying and general malpractices by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and […]


Ekitis in Lagos Drum Support For Fayemi

Posted: November 24, 2018 at 8:21 pm

…My govt will focus on skill-driven education, says Fayemi Members of Ekiti Parapo, a forum for Ekiti indigenes in Lagos have drummed support for Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi; saying that the governor had been sent by God to salvage the state from its current pathetic state. Speaking in Lagos at the 2018 Ekiti […]


Fayemi Commissions Ekiti Sector Command of The Federal Road Safety Corps

Posted: November 16, 2018 at 5:03 pm

The Governor of Ekiti state, Dr Kayode Fayemi has commissioned the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) office for Ekiti sector command, Ado Ekiti with a promise to collaborate with it in his drive towards ensuring that avoidable accidents are prevented on our roads. Fayemi, who assured the command in providing a conducive environment for proper […]


Fayemi Warns NYSC Members Against Indiscriminate Sex, Cultism

Posted: November 12, 2018 at 4:13 pm

Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti on Monday warned members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) against indiscriminate sex, cultism and other acts that could jeopardise the objectives of the scheme. Fayemi gave the warning at the official closing ceremony of the 2018 Batch C Stream One orientation course for the corps members at Ise, […]


Ekiti to Showcase Intellectual Prowess Through Knowledge Economy

Posted: November 9, 2018 at 8:12 am

Ekiti state government has concluded plan to set up a knowledge city as a hallmark and a way of showcasing the intellectual trade mark of Ekiti people. Ekiti state governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi made this known during his visit to the site of the proposed knowledge city along Ado-Ekiti and Ikole-Ekiti road said all efforts […]


Fayemi Taking Giant Strides to Reposition Agricultural Sector in Ekiti

Posted: November 9, 2018 at 7:58 am

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi is taking a giant stride towards repositioning agricultural sector in the state. Fayemi, who paid a visit to the National Food Reserves Agency in Ado-Ekiti said the reason why the federal government set up the Silos was to have a repository for food storage that people can fall back […]