Two polytechnic workers electrocuted in Ekiti
Two members of staff of the Federal Polytechnic, Ado Ekiti, yesterday died of electrocution while carrying out their duties. Eyewitnesses said the victims, who were workers of the Department of Works, died while working on a defective borehole on campus.
Do you remember your old school? - Part 2
Despite the remarkable impact of the made-in-China Coronavirus on ‘glocal’ economy and politics and the self-inflected political virus ravaging the ruling party in Nigeria
Government uncovers 1,759 illegal mining sites
The Federal Government says it has uncovered a total of 1,759 artisanal and small-scale mining sites across the country. The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Arc. Olamilekan Adegbite, who disclosed this yesterday
Management shuts Ado-Ekiti federal poly, proscribes students’ union
A statement by Director, Protocol, Information and Public Relations, Mr. Adeyemi Adejoju, at the weekend, said the joint emergency meeting of the academic board and management committee held on Saturday, November 2, 2019, also proscribed the students’ union.
Tinubu canvasses sound education as lever for progress, greatness, others
All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, yesterday canvassed internalisation of 21st Century scientific and technological skills to tackle underdevelopment and expand economic, intellectual and moral growth in Nigeria.
Court remands landlord for allegedly defiling 9-year-old tenant’s daughter
An Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court on Monday remanded that a 59-year-old landlord, Dauda Jimoh, who allegedly defiled his tenant’s nine-year-old daughter...
One dead, two rescued as Ureje Bridge collapses in Ado-Ekiti
The bridge, linking Afe Babalola University (ABUAD) and Federal Polytechnic Ado-Ekiti with several towns and villages in Ekiti and Ondo states, was yesterday washed off by the flood.
Fulani ‘crimes against peace’ in Ekiti and Ondo states
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Man rapes, strangles mother of three to death in Ekiti
The Ekiti State Police Command yesterday confirmed that a middle-aged woman, Mrs Bukola Olarewaju, who was murdered in Ado Ekiti on Thursday, was raped and strangulated by her killer.