Governor of Ekiti State

Ekiti Government Commends NEMA Aid To Disasters Victims

Posted: September 11, 2015 at 3:19 pm

Ekiti State Government has commended the supporting role of National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) in the provision of relief materials which are distributed to provide succor for victims of natural and fire disasters in the State. The State Deputy Governor, Dr. Kolapo Olusola gave the commendation while receiving a delegation of the Agency from Abuja […]


Ekiti Govt. Signs MOU On 1.15MW Independent Power Project.

Posted: September 10, 2015 at 4:47 pm

Ekiti State Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with a United Kingdom based company, Elemi Energy Limited for the installation and development of a 1.15 Megawatts (MW) Solar Photo Voltaic (PV) Farm in the State through Public Private Partnership (PPP). The Solar PV Farm is to be built on 14,000 Square Metres of […]


Fayose Placed Physically Challenged On Salary, Blessed Him With #500,000

Posted: September 10, 2015 at 7:16 am

It was a carnival like atmosphere at Ikoro Ekiti this afternoon when Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Peter Ayodele Fayose stormed the residence of Mr. Timothy Iseoluwa in Ikoro Ekiti. The Governor who said he was watching the state owned TV yesterday when he came across a documentary detailing Iseoluwa’s predicament and his urgent need for […]


No Going Back On Tax Collection – Fayose

Posted: September 10, 2015 at 7:02 am

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has expressed support for the reintroduction of Teachers Training College as proposed at the Ekiti State Education Summit on Tuesday. The Vice Chancellor, University of Ilorin, Prof. Abdul-Ganiyu Ambali, made the suggestion in his goodwill message to the summit in Ado Ekiti. The governor, who reiterated that there was no […]


Ekiti State Holds Education Summit 2015

Posted: September 9, 2015 at 10:12 am

The Abiodun Adetiloye Hall of the Fountain Hotel was filled to the brim this morning with Education Stakeholders within and outside the state as Ekiti State holds it’s 2nd Ekiti Education Summit. The occasion was graced with government functionaries including the Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, the Deputy Governor, Dr. Kolapo Olusola, Secretary to […]


Ekiti State Set To Hold Education Summit

Posted: September 7, 2015 at 2:56 pm

Ekiti State Government has finalised arrangement for an all inclusive Education Summit aimed at addressing decadence and the setback noticed in the sector. A statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr Idowu Adelusi, in Ado-Ekiti yesterday, said that all arrangements had been made for a successful parley. He noted that Governor Ayo […]


Ekiti Disburses N145m To MDGs Contractors

Posted: September 4, 2015 at 8:19 am

Following an the approval by Governor Ayo Fayose, the Ekiti State Office of Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) has disbursed a sum of N145.2 million to 25 contractors handling 2011, 2012 and 2013 projects in the state. Presenting cheques to the contractors at Ekiti State MDGs Office in Ado-Ekiti, the Chief of Staff to the Governor/Chairman, […]


Ekiti Teaching Hospital Staff Trained Abroad On Patient Management

Posted: September 4, 2015 at 7:37 am

Thirty-four members of staff of Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital (EKSUTH) have undergone a five-day training to equip them for better service delivery. The training, which was organised by JFC Training College, London, United Kingdom, was aimed at making the workers imbibe new techniques in handling patients and conforming with the basic international health and […]


Ekiti Government To Make Kidnapping A Life Jail Term Offence

Posted: September 4, 2015 at 7:21 am

 Approves New Obas for Ilasa, Ilumoba    Kidnapping in Ekiti State will soon become a serious offence that would attract a life time jail term and all the static and moveable property used to perpetrate the act confiscated by the state government. The State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Barrister Owoseni Ajayi made the […]


Ekiti Teachers Get N144m Vehicle, Housing Loans

Posted: September 2, 2015 at 1:28 am

Ekiti State Government has disbursed about N144m as vehicle and housing loans to 712 teaching and non-teaching staff in the state’s teaching service. The Commissioner for Finance and Economic Development, Chief Toyin Ojo, who made this known in Ado Ekiti, said N63m of the sum was disbursed as car loans to 257 teaching and non-teaching […]