Fayose orders closure of microfinance banks over alleged CBN loans misappropriation
Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose yesterday ordered the closure of microfinance banks for allegedly shortchanging their customers in the disbursement of the second tranche of Central Bank of Nigeria...
Ekiti students hold rally in support of anti-cultism law
Students of tertiary institutions in Ekiti State yesterday shut down Ado-Ekiti, the state capital, while holding a rally in support of the state government’s anti-cultism law.
Fayose signs anti-cultism bill into law
Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose yesterday signed the bill prohibiting secret cults and acts of terrorism into law. It prescribed death sentence for any one caught in the act.
‘Personal reputation will determine next governor of Ekiti’
The only thing that validates your promises is your reputation, if someone made a promise to you yesterday, only thing that makes you believe is the fact that he said it yesterday and he did it.
Governor Obiano’s ‘clear’ victory thrills opposition
Opposition political parties yesterday praised the re-election of Anambra State governor, Willie Obiano, saying it held hopes for the country’s democracy.
Nigeria deserves leader like Fayose, says chairman PDP speakers’ forum
The chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Speakers’ Forum, John Gaul Lebo, has described Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose, as a leader Nigerians should vote for as president in 2019.
Fayose flays Buhari’s support for mass sacking of teachers in Kaduna
Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has condemned President Muhammadu Buhari’s support for the mass sacking of teachers in Kaduna State. His Special Assistant on Public Communications and New Media, Lere Olayinka, disclosed this in a statement in Ado Ekiti yesterday.
Ekiti House passes law prescribing death penalty for cultists
The Ekiti State House of Assembly yesterday passed a law prescribing death penalty for anyone found guilty of engaging in cultism and reviewed upward punishments for those who aid and abet the crime.