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Ikere Community Affirms Commitment to Olusola Gubernatorial Victory

Posted: May 17, 2018 at 10:48 pm

The Traditional ruling council of Ikere- Ekiti has affirmed its commitment towards the victory of its indigene and PDP gubernatorial candidate, Prof. Kolapo Olusola The council comprising the Ogoga of Ikere-Ekiti and other prominent chiefs paid a courtesy call on the Governor of Ekiti, Dr. Ayodele Fayose today in Ado- Ekiti in a show of […]


US Reiterates Interest in Ekiti Election As Envoy Visits Fayose Again

Posted: May 16, 2018 at 10:27 pm

The American Government has again said it expects nothing less than credible and fair exercise in the July 14 governorship poll in Ekiti State, saying it will closely monitor events, before, during and after the poll. This was stated in Ado-Ekiti by the Political/Economic Chief, United States Consulate, Lagos, Mr Osman Tat, during a courtesy […]


Ekiti Muslims Applaud Fayose Over The Choice of Ogunsakin

Posted: May 16, 2018 at 4:00 pm

Muslims in Ekiti state have expressed their appreciation to the Governor, Dr. Ayodele Fayose for fulfilling his promises and ensuring that a Muslim faithful stands as the running mate to the Governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party in the forthcoming gubernatorial elections in the state. The group which was led by the Chief Imam […]


Ekiti Guber: PDP Picks a Youth, Muslim as Eleka’s Running Mate

Posted: May 12, 2018 at 7:56 am

The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in Ekiti State has picked immediate past Chairman of Ado Local Government, 39-year-old Kazeem Deji Ogunsakin , as the running mate to its Governorship candidate, Prof. Kolapo Olusola Eleka. With the development, Ogunsakin, a Muslim, would complement the election of Eleka, a Christian cleric, on religious sentiment. […]


Olusola Gets Certificate of Return, Extends Hand  of Fellowship  to Adeyeye

Posted: May 9, 2018 at 12:26 pm

Prof. Kolapo Olusola has said welfare of the people, good governance and unprecedented development of Ekiti State will define his administration, affirming that there is a strategic plan by the Ayodele Fayose political family to ensure continuous and efficient development of Ekiti State. Prof. Kolapo Olusola made these assertions at the PDP National Secretariat, Abuja […]


Ekiti 2018- Prof Kolapo Olusola Emerges as PDP Flag Bearer

Posted: May 8, 2018 at 11:03 pm

After a keenly contested and successful primary elections conducted by PDP in Ekiti state, the Deputy Governor of Ekiti state, Prof. Kolapo Olusola has emerged the winner and the flag bearer of the party for the forthcoming July 14, gubernatorial elections. Prof. Kolapo Olusola was able to clinch a total of 1191 out of the […]


May Day: Ekiti Promotes 40,100 Workers

Posted: May 1, 2018 at 10:10 pm

Ekiti State Government on Tuesday announced the promotion of 40, 100 workers in the public service, this was announced by Governor Ayodele Fayose during the celebration of the annual Workers’ Day popularly known as the May Day celebration in Ado-Ekiti. The governor said the exercise covered promotions from 2015 to 2017. He added that civil […]


Minimum Wage: Ekiti Advocates Review of Allocation Formula

Posted: May 1, 2018 at 11:10 am

The Ekiti State Government has called for a review of the current Revenue Allocation Formula in favour of the lower levels of government to enable them cope with the eventuality of increase in minimum wage. Speaking in Ibadan at the presentation of a memorandum on the proposed new minimum wage to the Tripartite committee on national minimum wage, the […]


Fayose Approves Payment of N253.6 Million Bursary/Scholarship for 3,516 Ekiti Students

Posted: March 22, 2018 at 2:53 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has approved N253.6 million for 2017/2018 Bursary and Scholarship awards to qualified students in the state, with 871 students getting scholarship award ranging from N60,000 to N1.5 million while 2,645 got bursary award ranging from N10,000 to N150,000. 30 Oversea PhD Students will get N1,500,000 each as scholarship amounting […]


Why I Intervened in FETHI Crisis – Fayose

Posted: March 20, 2018 at 6:20 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, has said he intervened in the crisis that rocked the Federal Teaching Hospital, Ido-Ekiti recently even though it is a federal institution because of the need to defend the interest of the people. According to the governor, corporate interest must be placed above personal or even political consideration. He […]