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9 Sep
The Western Nigeria Security Network (WNSN) codenamed “Amotekun” says it has arrested no fewer than 243 suspects over various offences in its two years of operations in Ekiti. Retired Brig.-Gen. Joe Komolafe, the Commandant of WNSC in Ekiti disclosed this in Ado-Ekiti on Friday while briefing newsmen on the activities of the security network since…
9 Sep
President Muhammadu Buhari will, next month, commission some projects in Ekiti State, including the Elderly Citizens Resort Centre in Ado-Ekiti.
2 Sep
About seven people were killed, while several others sustained injuries in a ghastly auto crash on Wednesday evening involving two vehicles in Gbonyin Local Council of Ekiti State.
1 Sep
The Police Command in Ekiti on Thursday pledged to reinforce traffic regulations in a bid to stem incessant road accidents in the state. This is contained in a statement by the command’s spokesperson, DSP Sunday Abutu, in Ado-Ekiti. Abutu said the incessant road accidents especially within Ado-Ekiti, were a source of concern to the force.…
24 Aug
The Obaleo of Erinmope-Ekiti in Moba Local Council of Ekiti State, Oba Sunday Aikuraiwo Aniyi, has said that the traditional institution remains a potent tool in solving the problem of insecurity facing the nation.
10 Aug
Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has dissolved all boards and commissions in the state, excluding statutory commissions spelt out in Section 197 of the 1999 Constitution as amended.
19 Jul
Worried by the level of insecurity across the country, the Ekiti monarch and the Alayetoro of Ayetoro Ekiti, Oba Samuel Olufisan Ajayi has urged the Federal Government to give specific roles to traditional rulers in the nation's security architecture. Oba Ajayi who lamented that the security situation has worsened and got out of control said…
7 Jul
Nigeria`s ruling party the All Progressives Congress (APC) recently reasserted its superiority in Ekiti State by snatching the gold medal in the just concluded Governorship elections in Ekiti State, handing some timely defeats...
19 Jun
After months of intense politicking and electioneering across Ekiti State, residents, yesterday, turned out in large numbers to elect a new helmsman to steer the state’s affairs for the next four years.
19 Jun
A former Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Prof. Olusola Eleka, has hailed the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and security agencies deployed for the governorship election in the state for consistency and fairness.
19 Jun
Mr Biodun Oyebanji, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has been declared the winner of Saturday’s Ekiti governorship election. Declaring the winner, Prof. Oyebode Adebowale, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) returning officer, said Oyebanji polled a total of 187, 057 to win the election. He said that Oyebanji had certified the law…
18 Jun
Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi won his polling unit, unit 09, Ogilolo ward 11 in Isan-Ekiti, Oye local government areas of the state for the ruling All Progressive Congress candidate, Biodun Oyebanji. The APC garnered 154, while the SDP and PDP candidates scored 3 and 4 votes respectively. The ADP got one vote while…

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