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Ekiti Gets World Bank Support to Revive Farm Settlements

Posted: April 23, 2019 at 1:10 pm

The Ekiti State government’s agriculture and rural development programme has received a major boost as the government has secured the World Bank’s support  for the initiative. The State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi disclosed this on Sunday during at his Isan Ekiti country home. According to Dr Fayemi, the initiative called Rural Access and Marketing Programme […]


Dr. Kayode Fayemi has Passion to Move Ekiti Forward – Dr. Moji Yaya-Kolade

Posted: April 23, 2019 at 12:14 pm

The Commissioner for Health and Human Services in Ekiti State, Dr Moji Yaya-Kolade has described the governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi as an Ekiti son who has passion to move Ekiti forward especially in the area of health care delivery. She made this assertion  when the management board of EKSUTH paid a courtesy […]


Supreme Court Verdict: Oni is not My Enemy, Says Fayemi

Posted: April 18, 2019 at 1:51 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi has said that the decision of Engr Segun Oni to seek redress in court after his defeat in the governorship primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) last year has not made the former governor his enemy. Reacting to his victory at the Supreme Court during a chat […]


Ekiti Government Appoints New Head of Service

Posted: April 16, 2019 at 10:06 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has approved the appointment of Mr Ayodeji Ajayi as the new Head of Service following the recommendation of the Civil Service Transformation Strategy Committee after a rigorous selection process. Ajayi, who is Permanent Secretary Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, is to take over from the Acting Head of […]


Ekiti Justicce Sector Reform will Re-Order Society,Says Fayemi

Posted: April 16, 2019 at 9:19 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi has expressed optimism that ongoing reform in the Justice sector embarked upon by his administration will help reorder the society and nip crimes in the bud. Speaking in Ado Ekiti at a meeting with Legal Officers in the employ of the state government, the governor said his administration believes […]


Ekiti Begins Rehabilitation of Deplorable Roads – Revives Moribund Public Works Department

Posted: April 16, 2019 at 9:14 pm

Ekiti State government has commenced the rehabilitation of deplorable roads in Ado Ekiti, the state capital , a step which is in line with the ‘operation no-potholes’ of the Kayode Fayemi-led administration in the State. Speaking with journalists during an inspection tour of the roads, the Permanent Secretary in the State Ministry of Works, Mr. […]


37-Year Old Cataract Patient Hails Fayemi For Free Eye Surgery Program

Posted: April 15, 2019 at 2:21 pm

A 37-year old man, Sola Owolabi has thanked Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi for the free eye surgery programme from which he benefitted two months ago, during the state’s free medical mission. Owolabi who narrated his ordeal before the eye surgery during a chat with journalists in Ado-Ekiti, said he had battled with cataract […]


Perform or Resign, Fayemi Tells New Commissioners and Advisers; Says Government Welcomes Constructive Criticisms and Counsels

Posted: April 10, 2019 at 10:05 am

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has told the newly sworn in Commissioners and Special Advisers to perform or be prepared to resign their appointments for non-performance. Inaugurating the new commissioners and special advisers in Ado Ekiti on Tuesday, Governor Fayemi urged the new council members to get accustomed to government programmes, and agenda, stressing […]


Fayemi Assigns Portfolio To New Commissioners

Posted: April 9, 2019 at 2:32 pm

1.  *Finance* –  Mr. Dapo Kolawole (Ijero) 2.  *Justice* – Mr. Wale Fapohunda (Ekiti West) 3.  *Local Government and Community Development* – Prof. Adio Afolayan (Efon) 4.  *Information, Tourism and Values Orientation*  Mr Muyiwa Olumilua (Ikere) 5.  *Infrastructure and Public Utilities* – Engr. Dele Faparusi (Gbonyin) 6.  *Works and Transportation* – Mr Sola Adebayo (Irepodun/Ifelodun) […]


Prioritise Ekiti Interest, Fayemi Tells Boundary Commission Committee Members

Posted: April 9, 2019 at 9:02 am

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi has inaugurated the State Boundary Commission Committee and Boundary Technical Committee with a charge to always consider the best interest of Ekiti people above personal interest. The governor who restated that the loyalty of his government is to the people of Ekiti State whom the administration is out to […]