Tag: Ayodele Fayose

Ekiti Government Increases Maternity Leave Period To 16 Weeks For Women

The Ekiti State Government (EKSG) on Monday announced an increase in the maternity leave period for women in its public service from 12 weeks to 16 weeks. The Permanent Secretary in the State Ministry of Information, Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Kola Ajumobi, said this at a public enlightenment forum[Read More…]

Obasanjo Presided Over the Most Corrupt Government in the History of Nigeria – Fayose Says

Ayodele Fayose, governor of Ekiti state, says former President Olusegun Obasanjo presided over the most corrupt government in the history of Nigeria. Accusing the elder statesman of “eating and sleeping” with corruption, Fayose said Obasanjo had no moral rights to accuse anyone of corruption. He said this in a statement[Read More…]

Just In: Federal High Court Unfreezes Mike Ozekhome’s Account

The Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday lifted the order barring a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Chief Mike Ozekhome, from accessing his Guaranty Trust Bank account into which he received N75m legal fee from the Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission had on February[Read More…]

In Ekiti, Fayose Proposes a Life Imprisonment Law for Rapists

Ayodele Fayose, governor of Ekiti state, says he has enacted a law which proposes life imprisonment for raping an Ekiti woman. Speaking on Wednesday during the celebration of the International Women’s Day, Fayose said women deserve to be appreciated. He thanked his wife for her support and rained praises on her.[Read More…]

Let Buhari Speak With Me To Prove He Is Healthy – Ayodele Fayose

Ayodele Fayose, governor of Ekiti state, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to reach him on telephone to prove that he is hale and hearty. The presidency has released a list of the persons Buhari had telephone conversation with since he left the country for the UK on January 19. Among[Read More…]

FG Explains The Refusal To Pay Ekiti State’s January Allocation

  The Federal Government has declared that the January allocation from the Budget Support Facility (BSF) to Ekiti State was suspended because the state failed to comply with the basic requirements for participating in the facility. Recall that the Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, had on Tuesday accused the[Read More…]

Fayose Storms Finance Ministry, Demands Payment of N1.1bn Allocation

The Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, on Wednesday visited the headquarters of the ministry of finance and demanded the release of the state’s N1.1bn budget support facility for the month of January. Fayose visited the ministry and requested to see the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, over the[Read More…]

Fayose Threatens To Sue FG Over Eurobond

  Ayodele Fayose, governor of Ekiti state, has compared the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the “biblical prodigal son”. Expressing concerns over the plan of the current administration to lend $1bn Eurobond, Fayose threatened to sue the federal government over the issue. He said he was worried that the deal could[Read More…]

Ayodele Fayose Reveals He Will Be Nigeria’s President

  Governor Ayodele Fayose has revealed that he will occupy the seat of the Nigerian President someday. The Ekiti State governor made this known on Saturday, February 4, 2017 in Ado Ekiti while speaking to journalists. In his words: “It is according to God’s will that I will one day[Read More…]

Governor Fayose Foils Attempts By DSS To Arrests Firebrand Pastor Suleiman

Ekiti State Governor and Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors’s Forum, Mr Ayodele Fayose, in the early morning on Wednesday foiled an attempt by operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) from arresting Apostle Johnson Suleiman of The Omega Fire Ministries World wide in Ado Ekiti. The[Read More…]