Ekiti State

Ekiti Seeks AfDB’s Support For Ado Ekiti – Akure Road Construction, Agric Processing Zone, Others

Posted: June 23, 2019 at 3:41 pm

…as Fayemi, AfDB President parley over infrastructure development The African Development Bank (AfDB) has expressed its readiness to provide technical and financial support for Ekiti State Government to upgrade its infrastructure, including fixing the Ado Ekiti- Akure road, which is currently in a terrible state. Other projects which the AfDB is willing to support are […]


Ekiti State To Clear 1,554 Hectares For Farming.

Posted: June 21, 2019 at 12:37 pm

Ekiti State Executive Council at its sitting on Wednesday, approved the clearing of over 1,554 hectares of Agricultural Land across 5 Local Government Areas (Oye, Irepodun/Ifelodun, Emure, Ido-Osi and Ilejemeje) to open up the axis for Farming and fulfil its readiness to partner with multilateral donors in developing agriculture in the state. The Fayemi-led administration […]


EKSU College Of Medicine Gets Final Full Accreditation.

Posted: June 19, 2019 at 12:12 pm

Some months after the Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi provided all logistics for the accreditation of courses at State Tertiary institutions, the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) have given final full accreditation to the College of Medicine, Ekiti State University (EKSU). In a statement by the College’s Provost, Prof Kehinde Oluwadiya, […]


Ekiti MOJ  to Host National Justice Sector Reform Meeting

Posted: June 14, 2019 at 11:59 am

The Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Olawale Fapohunda on Monday has said that the Ekiti State Ministry of Justice will host participating States in the Justice Sector Reform Meeting. Fapohunda made this known as he met with the Directors in the State’s Ministry of Justice where he spoke on various topics such as the new […]


EKSG Promises to Renovate School Buildings Affected by Rainstorm

Posted: June 14, 2019 at 11:52 am

The Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology in Ekiti State, Mr. Foluso Daramola has assured the staff and students of St. Louis Grammar School, Ikere-Ekiti and the Government Special School, Ido-Ekiti that the State Government will assist in the renovation of the hostels and the Administrative block which were destroyed by the recent rainstorm. Mr. […]


Ekiti Budget Commissioner Affirms Government Commitment to 2019 Budget Implementation

Posted: June 14, 2019 at 11:45 am

The Commissioner for Budget and Economic Planning, Mr. Femi Ajayi has reaffirmed the commitment of Fayemi-led administration to proper implementation of 2019 Economic Budget of the State. Mr. Femi Ajayi gave the assurance during Budget Reconciliation Committee meeting on January – May 2019 Budget Review held in his office in Ado-Ekiti. He said that the […]


EKSG Assures NYSC of Adequate Security

Posted: June 14, 2019 at 11:39 am

Ekiti State Government has assured members of the National Youth Service Corps and staff of their security in the state. The Hon commissioner for Youth and Sports Development, Hon Michael Awopetu gave the assurance while hosting the management of the NYSC in Ekiti that paid a courtesy visit to his office in Ado-Ekiti. Hon Awopetu […]


Fayemi Government Offsets Residents Hospital Bills

Posted: June 11, 2019 at 3:27 pm

The Ekiti state Government has offset the Medical bills of over 44 Ekiti residents who are currently undergoing surgical operations on various ailments at the State Specialist and General Hospitals across the state. The hospital bills which range between ninety thousand and Two hundred thousand naira for each patient was continuation of the free health […]


Erelu Fayemi, Otedola, Two Governors, Ex-Ghanaian President Win Zik LeadershipPrize

Posted: April 29, 2019 at 8:41 am

Wife of Ekiti State Governor, Erelu Bisi Fayemi, has won the 2018 Zik Leadership Prize for humanitarian Leadership. This was disclosed by the organizers of the annual Prize in Lagos. Her husband, Dr Kayode Fayemi had earlier in 2013 won the Zik Leadership Prize in the Political Leadership category. Other winners of the 2018 Zik […]


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 […]