6 Nov 2021
The Nigeria Governors’ Forum has been admonished to intervene in the leadership crisis rocking Plateau State House of Assembly where two speakers emerged following the ‘removal’ of Abok Ayuba as the speaker on October 28.
3 Mar 2021
No fewer than 100 senior journalists, media entrepreneurs, opinion molders and managers will be among over 200 others expected to converge on Lagos to unveil a book titled: The Making of The Guardian on Thursday, April 7, 2021.
18 Jul 2020
The Ekiti State government has backtracked from its earlier decision to reopen worship centres yesterday, shifting the date to August 14.In a statement by the Commissioner for Health, Dr. Mojisola Yaya-Kolade, the government said the action was taken....
1 Jun 2020
The Ekiti State Government and the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the state yesterday traded blame over alleged sale of the Governor’s Lodge in Asokoro, Abuja.
6 Jan 2019
The Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Mr Bisi Egbeyemi, on Sunday said the state government had paid the one month salary arrears owed by the Ayo Fayose administration to civil servants. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Egbeyemi announced this while addressing religious leaders, political office holders and civil servants at the Government Jouse…
5 Dec 2018
Ekiti State branch of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) has resolved to boycott the courts for one week over the murder of their member, Mr. Adeola Adebayo. Adebayo was kidnapped on November 17, but his decomposed body was found on December 1, after a ransom amounting to millions of naira had reportedly been paid. The…
29 Oct 2018
In a bid to reposition the Broadcasting Service of Ekiti State (BSES), Governor Kayode Fayemi has signed an executive order for the establishment of a Fact Finding Committee to review its activities. Members of the committee include, Segun Omolayo (Chairman), Biodun Akin Fasae, Mrs. Sola Salako–Aluko, Gbenga Ogunremi and Mrs. Ronke Samo. Others are Gbenga…
24 Jul 2018
Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, yesterday told the governor-elect, Kayode Fayemi that he remains the governor of the state until October 16, 2018. He was responding to Fayemi’s statement, warning the management of College of Education, Ikere-Ekiti against alleged recruitment. Fayemi had asked the school authority to stop conniving with Fayose to embark on illegal…
20 Jul 2018
It is the tradition among our politicians that the loser must contest the victory of his opponent in every election. We tend to see such people as bad losers given to sulking and whining.
5 Dec 2017
The squandering of our riches has been well documented. The opportunity cost of our mismanagement of our most important natural resource has been catastrophically steep.
14 Aug 2017
The duo gave the directive on Monday when they, in company of Gov. Simon Lalong, visited mining sites at Campania Zurak in Wase Local Government Area of Plateau.