Local Government

Fayose Backs LGs’ Autonomy, Pardons NULGE Boss

Posted: March 21, 2017 at 6:26 pm

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, on Monday, stated his support for the autonomy of local government councils across the federation, saying that this would engender development. Fayose also pardoned the Deputy President of the Nigerian Union of Local Government Employees in Ekiti State, Mr. O.B. Olatunde, who had been recommended for dismissal from service for […]


Fayose Backs NULGE on LG Autonomy, Kicks Against LG Caretaker Committees

Posted: February 8, 2017 at 6:45 pm

Ekiti State Governor and Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors’ Forum, Mr Ayodele Fayose has declared support for the agitation of Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) for local government autonomy, saying; he will continue to support whatever that will bring development and good governance. Governor Fayose, who also called for democratisation […]


Fayose Sworn in Council Chairmen in Ekiti State

Posted: December 21, 2015 at 5:30 pm

The newly elected Local Government Chairmen in Ekiti State have been sworn in today. Presents at the swearing in ceremony are, the executive Governor, Mr. Peter Ayodele Fayose, the Deputy Governor, Dr. Olubunmi Olusola, the first lady, Mrs Feyisetan Fayose, Speaker Ekiti State House of Assembly, Pastor Kola Oluwawole, the Chief of Staff, Barrister Dipo […]


Ekiti Distributes 9 Ambulances And 20 Motorbikes To Health Facilities In 4 Council Areas

Posted: February 13, 2015 at 10:37 am

Ekiti State Government has distributed 9 Ambulances and 20 Motorcycles for use in primary health facilities in 4 Local Governments Areas in the state under its Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) Programme. Presenting the vehicles to the Chairman of the benefitting councils at a ceremony in Ado-Ekiti ,the Chairman of the State Implementation Committee of the […]


EKSG Reiterated His Promise to Civil Servants

Posted: November 27, 2014 at 12:37 pm

Ekiti State Government has reiterated her resolve to continue to pay Civil Servant Salaries as at when due in other to make them concentrate on their duties and make them happy at all times. The Secretary to the State Government Dr. Modupe Alade, who dropped the hint with some Civil Servants at a meeting in […]


Fayose Swears-In 3 Commissioners, 16 LG Caretaker Chairmen

Posted: November 18, 2014 at 4:14 pm

  Warns antagonist to desist and support his govt. Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Ayodele Fayose on Monday took another major step at boosting governance and grassroots development in the state by swearing-in three commissioners and sixteen local council caretaker chairmen to steer the affairs of the sixteen constitutionally recognized local government in the state. The […]


Fayose sacks LG Education Secretaries

Posted: October 21, 2014 at 6:24 pm

The Ekiti State Governor, Mr Peter Ayo Fayose has ordered the sack of all the local government education secretaries. According to a press statement issued in Ado Ekiti today by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr Idowu Adelusi, the sack takes immediate effect and that the affected secretaries are to hand over government […]


Governor Fayose Sacks 35 Council Chairmen

Posted: October 20, 2014 at 8:39 am

The Ekiti State Government on Saturday announced the dissolution of the 35 local government areas including Local Council Development Areas caretaker administrations in the state. This is contained in a statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the state Governor, Mr. Idowu Adelusi. According to the statement, all the 35 council chairmen along with […]


Fayose Dissolves LG Caretaker Committees, Boards

Posted: October 18, 2014 at 8:33 am

Ekiti State Governor on Friday night dissolved the caretaker committees of the 16 local governments and 19 local council development areas in the state. A terse statement by the governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Mr Idowu Adelusi, in Ado-Ekiti, said all the caretaker chairmen should hand over to the most senior officers in the 16 constitutionally-listed […]