Tag: Governor Kayode Fayemi

Fayemi urge UBEC to improve the mechanism for school monitoring and evaluation of projects

Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekit State has urged the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) and the Federal Ministry of Education (FME) to improve the mechanism for school monitoring and evaluation of projects. He said this would promote quality education in the country. The governor made the statement when the Chairperson[Read More…]

Ekiti State orders arrest of facemask defaulters

The Ekiti Government says it will begin to arrest those refusing to wear facemasks in public places from Monday, July 20, 2020. The Attorney General and Commisioner for Justice, Wale Fapounda, on Sunday told newsmen in Ado Ekiti, the state’s capital that there would henceforth be stiffer penalties for those[Read More…]

In Ekiti, no more bail or plea bargaining for rape offenders – Governor Fayemi

Governor Kayode Fayemi says no person convicted for a sex offence, such as rape, in any part of the state would enjoy his powers of prerogative of mercy anymore. Fayemi stated this while signing into law the Sexual Violence Against Children (Compulsory treatment and care for child victims of sexual[Read More…]

Disregard Fayose’s Curfew Order – Fayemi

Ekiti state Governor, Kayode Fayemi has told the people of the state to ignore the order by Governor-elect, Ayo Fayose, calling on the residents to ignore the curfew imposed. Fayose, who arrived in Ado-Ekiti on Tuesday afternoon amid jubilation by his supporters, made the call while featuring on a live[Read More…]

How Did It Happen? Soyinka Still In Shock Over Fayemi’s Loss At The Ekiti Elections

Nobel laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka has expressed shock over the loss of outgoing Governor, Kayode Fayemi at the Ekiti elections in which Ayo Fayose emerged winner. Soyinka was at the opening of the new Ekiti Government House called the ‘Ayoba House’. The Literary icon noted that something went wrong at[Read More…]

Arms Deal: Kwankwaso Insists Jonathan Government Is Insincere

by Oluwatosin Fatoyinbo Kano state Governor and APC President Aspirant, Rabiu Kwankwaso has attacked President Jonathan as being insincere with the details of the much criticised Arms Deal with the South African government. He said the approach taken by the Government is contrary to established rules and guidelines and due[Read More…]

Code Of Conduct Bureau Orders Fayemi To Declare End Of Tenure Assets

by Oluwatosin Fatoyinbo The Ekiti state office of the Code of Conduct Bureau has directed Governor Kayode Fayemi to declare his “end of tenure assets” unfailingly before the expiration of his tenure. The Vanguard reports. The directive was given by Mr. Akinfolarin Feyisola, Ekiti state Director of the Bureau. Feyisola told[Read More…]

Vote Out Tyranny In 2015 – Buhari

Former Head of State, General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd), was at the comissioning of 12,000 -seater Ekiti Parapo Square yesterday where he called on all electorates to vote out tyranny in the copuntry by voting out the PDP He urged the people at the event to make sure they collect their[Read More…]

We’ll Recover Ekiti From Strangers – APC

Ekiti State Chairman of the All Progressives Congress , Chief Jide Awe, said that the party will recover the state from strange fellows who are trying to take over the state. Awe said this during the state Congress in Ado-Ekiti on Sunday, that the party had “men and women of[Read More…]

Opinion: APC And Osun Elections

Following the recent Ekiti gubernatorial election in which the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Governor Kayode Fayemi- despite having the advantage of incumbency – lost to the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, some troubling news have filtered out of Osun State where the next gubernatorial election[Read More…]