Tag: Ayodele Fayose

As Petrol Scarcity Bites Nationwide, Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti Orders Sale of Petrol at N145/L for his People

Ayodele Fayose, governor of Ekiti, says he has ordered 80 percent of the petrol in the government house dump to be pumped out and sold at N145 per litre. The governor, who disclosed this in a series of tweets, said he “cannot keep fuel in the government house while people[Read More…]

Fayose Goes to Court, Wants Ekiti Share of the $1 billion for “Hunger Haram”.

Ayodele Fayose, governor of Ekiti state, has filed a suit before a federal high court in Abuja, challenging the decision of his colleagues to approve $1 billion for the fight against insurgency. Last week when governors announced that they had agreed that the federal government should withdraw the amount from the excess crude account, Fayose[Read More…]

Campaign Funds? Ayodele Fayose Raises An Important Alarm As Buhari Takes $1 billion From the Excess Crude Account

Ayodele Fayose, governor of Ekiti state, has opposed the decision of the national economic council (NEC) to approve $1 billion for the fight against insurgency. At the end of the NEC meeting on Thursday, Godwin Obaseki, governor of Edo state, said all the governors had agreed that the money should[Read More…]

“Nigerians Need Food” – Ayodele Fayose Tells Buhari

Ayodele Fayose, Ekiti state governor, says though the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is happy about President Muhammadu Buhari’s return to the country, “Nigerians are hungry.” Fayose, who is the chairman of the PDP governors’ forum, said this at a meeting of PDP governors in Asaba, Delta state. Buhari returned to[Read More…]

Buhari’s Regime Moves To Censor Free Speech And Governor Fayose Reacts

Ayodele Fayose, Ekiti state governor, has expressed reservations concerning the categorisation of hate speech as an act of terrorism. At a security summit in Abuja on Thursday, Acting President Yemi Osinbajo said the federal government would no longer tolerate inflammatory statements. But in a statement which Lere Olayinka, his spokesman,[Read More…]

Ayodele Fayose Celebrated 3 Years In Office And Talked More About Buhari’s Incompetence

Residents of Ekiti trooped out in large number on Wednesday in Ado Ekiti to join the Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, in celebrating three years of his victory in the June 21, 2014 governorship election. Fayose defeated Dr. Kayode Fayemi in all the 16 local government areas in the election.[Read More…]

I Am Nigeria’s Next President – Ayodele Fayose Says

Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose on Friday said he would become Nigeria’s next President. The governor spoke at a meeting with political office holders at the Government’s House, Ado Ekiti, where he also inspected Osoko Political Institute Centre. Fayose who spoke confidently said he would take power from President Muhammadu[Read More…]

In Ekiti, Fayose Declares Friday Work-free Day To Honour Adebayo

The Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has declared Friday work free day in the state in honour of the former Military Governor of the old Western Region, the late General Adeyinka Adebayo (retd.). This is to enable workers in the state to attend the state burial at the Oluyemi[Read More…]

Governor Fayose Has Promised Not To Stop At Nnamdi Kanu, He Says He Will Support Ibrahim Zakzaky Too

One day after joining Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in court, Ayodele Fayose, governor of Ekiti state, has promised to attend the trials of Sambo Dasuki, former national security adviser, and Ibrahim Zakzaky, founder of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN). Dasuki and Zakzaky are[Read More…]