Ekiti set to lay 606Km broadband infrastructure
As part of the plan to develop the digital economy in Ekiti State, the State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi has signed a memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the O’odua Infraco Resources Limited...
‘Without RoW tariff slash, telecoms infrastructure gaps will remain’
The Association of Telecoms Companies of Nigeria (ATCON), has restated the call for further slash in Right of Way tariffs across the country.
Ekiti slashes 2020 budget by N33b
Ekiti State Government has approved a downward review of the 2020 budget from the initial N124.5b to N91.128b.
Tension in Ekiti community over alleged imposition of monarch
Reactions have continued to trail the selection of a new monarch of Otun in Moba Local Council of Ekiti State, by the government. Two of the ruling houses, Obajeu and Iletitun, yesterday, kicked against the purported endorsement of Prince Adekunle Adeagbo. Another royal family had, last week, dragged Governor Kayode Fayemi to court over the monarch’s…
Fayemi urges caution as Ekiti State records three new coronavirus cases
Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi yesterday said that the state had recorded three new cases of COVID-19, urging residents of the state to adhere to the protocols.
Customers kick as Multichoice implements tariff increase June 1
Subscribers to DStv and GOtv services yesterday deplored the plan by the parent company, Multichoice, to implement the 7.5 per cent hike in Value Added Tax (VAT) from June 1, 2020.
Ekiti to prosecute food items donors defying social distancing order
The Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has warned non-governmental organisations, corporate bodies and individuals engaging in philanthropic gestures against disobeying the social distancing order meant to contain the spread of COVID-19 in the state.
Ekiti moves against commercial drivers over COVID-19
As part of efforts to contain COVID-19 in Ekiti State, the state government yesterday said that any driver that violates the lockdown directives would henceforth forfeit his vehicle to the state government.
Kidnapped Ekiti commissioner regains freedom
Ekiti State Commissioner for Agriculture Olabode Folorunso has regained his freedom from his abductors. Commissioner for Information and Values Orientation Aare Muyiwa Olumilua in a statement said Folorunso was released "a few hours ago unhurt and has since rejoined his family." He, however, did not disclose whether the government paid the N15 million demanded by…