Tag: Ekiti State Governor

Civil servants should desist from politics – Governor Kayode Fayemi warns  

Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, has warned civil servants against participating in political activities, saying that it runs contrary to the rules governing the service. Speaking during a meeting with senior civil servants on Wednesday in Ado Ekiti, Fayemi condemned those who abandoned their duties to play politics, warning that[Read More…]

APC plotting against me over 2023 elections – Fayemi says

The Ekiti state governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi has raised the alarm that there are plans by some group of people within the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to discredit and pull him down ahead of the 2023 presidential election. The governor has been rumoured to be nursing the ambition to[Read More…]

Governor Fayemi acknowledges the failure of the Buhari led govt

Chairman of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum and Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi on Friday, said the All Progressives Congress and President Muhammadu Buhari, have failed to deliver all the campaign promises to Nigerians. Buhari and the APC led government had promised to tackle insecurity, fight corruption and pursue economic development.[Read More…]

Herdsmen kill two farmers in Ekiti – Governor Fayemi says “This is one killing too many”

Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi has disclosed that two farmers in the state were on Saturday killed by suspected herders. The farmers, Mr Toyin Akeju known locally as Jisoro and Mr Yusuf Onuche were found dead on the farms with wounds from gunshots at Isaba community. The killings have since[Read More…]

Fayemi Imposes Curfew In Ekiti Over Coronavirus

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has ordered a dusk-to-dawn curfew in the state and directed all residents to stay at home. As part of measures to curtail the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state, the governor ordered the shutdown of borders around the state. In a broadcast on[Read More…]

Just In: Ekiti Govt orders civil servants to work from home in a bid to contain Coronavirus

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, on Friday, barred social, political, religious and family gatherings of more than 20 persons as part of efforts to check the spread of coronavirus. The governor, who announced that “all public and private schools and institutions in Ekiti State are to close down from[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…]

Buhari Lacks Moral Right To Intervene In Gambia Elections – Ayodele Fayose Says

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has described President Muhammadu Buhari’s involvement in the meeting to persuade Gambian President, Yahya Jammeh, to concede defeat as an aberration. He said Buhari lacked the moral right to preach obedience to democratic principles because free and fair elections no longer exists under his administration.[Read More…]

Helpless Governor Fayose Begs Donald Tump To Quickly Intervene In The Affairs of Nigeria

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has described the Rivers National and State Houses of Assembly election rerun as disgraceful, asking the United States President-elect, Donald Trump, to quickly intervene in the affairs of Nigeria. Fayose said this in a statement by his media aide, Lere Olayinka, on Sunday. The governor[Read More…]

“FG Planning To Subvert The Will of Rivers People” – Fayose Condemns Removal of Gov Wike’s CSO

  Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has condemned the removal of the Chief Security Officer (CSO) to the Rivers State Governor, Mr Nyesom Wike less than five days to the State’s legislative re-run election, saying; “With this ignoble action by the federal government, it is now clear that the federal government[Read More…]