Governor of Ekiti State

We Did Not Shut Down Access Bank Branch – Ekiti Govt.

Posted: October 19, 2016 at 11:23 am

Ekiti State Government has dispelled the rumors that it has shut down the Ado-Ekiti branch of Access Bank Plc. following last Monday’s attempt by agents of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to arrest Mrs Precious Chikwendu Fani-Kayode, the wife of former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, in the bank premises. In a […]


Maintain The Bus With Caution – Hon. Jide Ogunjobi

Posted: October 18, 2016 at 4:54 pm

Education Commissioner Tells Owners of Private Schools. The Honorable Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology in Ekiti State , Hon. Jide Egunjobi has urged the Executive of owners of private schools known as Ekiti National Association of proprietors of private (NAPPS) to maintain the bus donated to the association last week by Gov. Ayodele Fayose […]


‎Ekiti to Refund Over-Deduction from Workers’ Salaries.

Posted: September 6, 2016 at 2:09 pm

…promises completion of legacy projects Ekiti State Government will within‎ the next few days refunded money over-deducted from the salaries of workers for car, housing and computer loans. This followed the submission of the report by a committee set up by the State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, that looked into the matter. Speaking on an […]


We are Correcting Lopsidedness in Civil Service- Fayose

Posted: August 4, 2016 at 11:30 am

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has said his administration is correcting the lopsidedness in the state’s civil service and won’t allow anybody to bastardise the system. He spoke in Ado-Ekiti on Tuesday at a meeting with top civil servants during selection of three permanent secretaries.‎ In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr […]


Why I Accepted to be Atuluse of Esure – Fayose

Posted: August 2, 2016 at 10:48 am

Ekiti State governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has been appointed as Atunluse of Esure Ekiti by Elesure of Esure, Oba Adebanji Ajibola. At the programme held at St Philips Catholic Primary School, Esure Ekiti, the monarch said the title was given to the governor to appreciate his meaningful contribution to the development of the town during […]


Fayose Expresses Worry over INEC Inability to Conduct Credible, Conclusive Elections

Posted: July 25, 2016 at 12:56 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has expressed worry over inability of  the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to conduct credible and conclusive elections since the advent of the President Mohammadu Buhari led All Progressives Congress  (APC) government. The governor, who reacted to the alleged manipulation of the Imo North Senatorial election, which was declared […]


Fayose to EFCC: Publish Dasuki’s Statement, My Accounts

Posted: July 25, 2016 at 12:52 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has challenged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to make public the statement it has extracted from the former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki, in its ongoing probe of money meant for the purchase of arms and the funding of the last general elections in the […]


Fayose Pardons Teachers Using Students as Farm Labourers

Posted: July 25, 2016 at 12:44 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has pardoned teachers indicted for using students as labourers in their personal farms during school hours. The governor, however, warned that such incidents should not be repeated in the future. In a statement in Ado-Ekiti on Friday by the governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Mr Idowu Adelusi, the governor said […]


Ekiti Government Meets NUT, AOPSHON Over Outstanding Entitlements

Posted: February 3, 2016 at 4:09 pm

Urges them to be patient. Ekiti State Government has appealed to the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) Ekiti State Chapter and the Association of Primary Schools Headteachers of Nigeria (AOPSHON) to exercise patience and show understanding over the delay in the payment of their September, 2014 salary and 2015 leave bonus. The Deputy Governor, Dr Kolapo Olusola made […]


House Commends Fayose Over Proactive Moves On Lassa Challenge

Posted: January 28, 2016 at 3:10 pm

The Ekiti State House of Assembly has lauded the state government, Dr Peter Ayodele Fayose, for taking cogent preventive steps against the Lassa Fever rampaging the nation from becoming a pandemic in the state. Chairman, House Committee on Information, Chief Olugboyega Aribisogan, in a statement in Ado-Ekiti, the state capital, on Wednesday, quoted the Speaker, […]