Ekiti House of Assembly

Ekiti Signs 2018 Supplementary Budget Into Law 

Posted: September 15, 2018 at 12:39 pm

Ekiti state governor, chief Ayodele Fayose has signed the 2018 supplementary budget of over nine billion naira into law. The state house of assembly had on Thursday approved the revised appropriation bill during its plenary on the request of the governor. Addressing newsmen during the signing of the budget at the ESCOS’s chamber in the […]


Fayose Hails National Assembly Over Passage of “Not too young to run” Bill; Wants Age Barrier Removed Completely

Posted: July 29, 2017 at 3:10 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has commended the National Assembly for its passage of the bill to reduce the age limits for elective positions, calling for total removal of age barrier from eligibility to contest elections in the country. He said; “If a Nigerian who is 18 years can vote, such a person should […]


Ekiti Conducts Open Hearing on Grazing Bill, Plans to Build Cattle Ranches

Posted: August 11, 2016 at 4:30 pm

Ekiti State government will build cattle ranches across the three senatorial districts of the state. This was made known by the honorable member representing Ikole constituency 1, Hon. Gboyega Aribisogan during a public hearing organized by the joint committees on agriculture and environment on a bill to regulate and control cattle grazing in Ekiti State […]


No Ekiti Lawmaker Under Investigation Over Certificates –House

Posted: July 26, 2016 at 12:43 pm

The Ekiti State House of Assembly has described a report in The Punch Newspaper of Monday, July 25, that nine of its lawmakers are being investigated over certificate forgery as baseless, wicked and a continuation of relentless efforts of faceless enemies of the state to discredit the government. The Assembly also noted that the rumour […]


Ekiti House has Complied with World Bank Requirements on Public Accounting –Speaker

Posted: October 29, 2015 at 10:36 am

The Ekiti State House of Assembly is not leaving any stone unturned in its efforts to ensure that the state government’s accounting system is tidy and complies with global best practices. This assertion was made by the Speaker of the House, Right Honourable Kola Oluwawole, during the mid-term project review visit by the World Bank […]


It Is Evil, Undemocratic Not No Conduct LG Elections –Ekiti Speaker

Posted: August 26, 2015 at 9:01 pm

As House confirm retired CJ, 3 others for EKSIEC! The Speaker of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Right Honourable Kola Oluwawole has described as evil and undemocratic, acts of states governments that fail to conduct local government elections throughout their tenure.The lawmaker made this observation during a sitting of the House when it screened […]


Ekiti House’s Questions on the Pavilion

Posted: July 27, 2015 at 8:44 am

The Ekiti State House of Assembly, during its plenary of 16 July, raised some pertinent questions on the state of the Pavilion constructed by the immediate-past government in the state. Those questions showed the direction the Assembly is prepared to go in safeguarding the commonwealth of the state, the investment of the people and the […]


Ekiti House Vows to Protect Traders’ Rights.

Posted: July 23, 2015 at 3:40 pm

The Ekiti State House of Assembly has vowed to protect the rights of traders in the state from being trampled upon by any supervisory or regulatory agency. The House, however, said it would also not condone a situation where traders too would go beyond their boundaries. According to a statement issued by the Special Assistant […]


Why We Must Continue to Pray for Ekiti, Nigeria –Speaker

Posted: July 23, 2015 at 3:32 pm

The Speaker of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Right Honourable Kolawole Oluwawole, has said that despite the rigours associated with work of governance, leaders of governments must continue to find time to pray for the emancipation of the state and the country as a whole. The Speaker, according to a statement issued by his […]


Ekiti Govt Confirms Paying APC Lawmakers Entitlements

Posted: June 1, 2015 at 2:01 pm

Ekiti State government has described as falsehood and dishonesty, claim by the All Progressives Congress (APC) lawmakers that they have not been paid their entitlements. The government said in a statement issued on Sunday by the State Commissioner for Finance , Chief Toyin Ojo that the lawmakers duly acknowledged receipt of cheques for their payments […]