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Fayemi Pardons 18 Prisoners

Posted: October 14, 2019 at 10:34 am

The Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has granted clemency to 18 prisoners serving various prison sentences in the Nigerian Correctional Services facilities in Ado Ekiti and Kirikiri Maximum, Lagos State respectively. In addition, the Governor has also granted State Pardon to one applicant. This follows the recommendation by the Ekiti State Advisory Council […]


Ekiti To Rehabilitate 1000km Rural Roads, Renovate All Public Schools

Posted: October 12, 2019 at 9:14 am

…AS FAYEMI GETS STAKEHOLDERS’ INPUT TO 2020 BUDGET PREPARATIONS Ekiti State Government is to commence the construction and rehabilitation of 1,000 kilometers rural roads and renovation of all public primary schools in the state in the 2020 fiscal year. This is in addition to the rehabilitation of all the 177 primary health centers across the […]


INSECURITY: Fayemi Advocates Multi-Level Security System

Posted: October 7, 2019 at 11:52 am

…calls for state and community police, inter-agency cooperation The Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has stressed the need for the country to adopt a multi-level approach in tackling security challenges, urging government to develop enduring national security policies. Dr Fayemi, who spoke on Friday at a Public lecture titled “Perspectives on Security Challenges […]


BREAKING: Ekiti To Commence Payment Of N30,000 Minimum Wage This Month.

Posted: October 5, 2019 at 10:24 am

…as Fayemi approves recruitment of 2,000 primary and secondary schools teachers Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has stated that his administration would commence payment of N30,000 minimum wage to Ekiti workers this month. Dr. Fayemi said the payment of the minimum wage was to motivate workers, especially teachers, to deliver the best to the […]


Ekiti Holds Entrepreneurship Week

Posted: October 4, 2019 at 2:31 pm

The Ekiti Entrepreneurship Week is set to hold from 10th-12th October, 2019. The 3-day program will bring together active and inspiring young entrepreneurs along with investors, mentors, corporate organisations and other startup agencies in the State’s Capital, Ado Ekiti. Ekiti Entrepreneurship Week is an opportunity for individuals and organizations to build and reinforce linkages for […]


Nigeria at 59: Fayemi Calls For Greater Commitment From Citizens

Posted: October 1, 2019 at 9:37 am

The Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has congratulated Nigerians on the country’s 59th independence anniversary celebration, calling for greater commitment, on the part of the citizenry, to the greatness of the country. Dr Fayemi, in a goodwill message in Ado-Ekiti on Tuesday, also congratulated the people of Ekiti State on the 23rd anniversary […]


FUOYE Crisis: Fayemi Clears Victims’ Bills

Posted: September 27, 2019 at 11:56 am

The Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has taken over the medical and funeral expenses of victims of the FUOYE incident in fulfillment of his promise during a state wide broadcast recently. This was confirmed by the Chief Security Officer to the Governor, Mr Ajayi Adeyanju, who was directed by the Governor to ensure […]


JKF Annual Essay Writing Competition, Call For Entries

Posted: September 25, 2019 at 8:19 am

Ekiti State celebrates one-year anniversary of JKF Led administration on the 16th of October, 2019, and as part of the commemoration activities of the first year in office, a Colloquium and Symposium Sub-Committee is set up to organize the ‘’JKF Annual Essay competition’’ The Essay Competition is based on JKF‘s promise during inauguration and fueled […]


EKSG Partners NBTI On Culture And Arts Development

Posted: September 24, 2019 at 11:53 am

The Ekiti State Government has expressed its readiness to partner with National Board for Technology Incubation, Ado-Ekiti center, as part of its efforts to resuscitate the moribund Arts and Cultural sector for wealth creation and employment generation. Giving the assurance during a courtesy visit of the management staff of the Centre to his office in […]


Dr. Kayode Fayemi Advocates Review Of Education Curriculum

Posted: September 23, 2019 at 11:58 am

…hails King’s College at 110th Founder’s Day, urges more emphasis on merit in admission to legacy schools Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi has called for a review of the country’s education curriculum so that it can meet international standards and adequately respond to the challenges the nation is facing. Speaking at a lecture commemorating […]