South west governors decry insecurity, okay state, council police
Piqued by the raging insecurity in the south-west, state governors of the region yesterday made a strong case for the establishment of state and council...
Fayemi inaugurates panel on justice sector reform
Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi has inaugurated the State Justice Sector Reform Committee to reposition the administration of justice in the state. Dr. Fayemi also inaugurated the State Task Force on Human Trafficking, to prove his administration’s zero tolerance for human trafficking. The deputy governor, Otunba Bisi Egbeyemi, inaugurated the two committees on behalf of…
Ekiti appoints Emir Sanusi as EKSU Chancellor
Ekiti state government has appointed the Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, as the Chancellor of the state-owned Ekiti State University (EKSU), Ado Ekiti. The Head, Directorate of Information and Corporate Affairs in the institution, Mr Bode Olofinmuagun, on Monday confirmed the development to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), in Ado Ekiti, but did not…
AfDB to support Ekiti in infrastructure, agric
African Development Bank (AfDB) has expressed its readiness to provide technical and financial support for Ekiti State government to upgrade its infrastructure, including fixing the Ado Ekiti/Akure road, which is in a terrible state.
Ekiti Assembly lists gains 2 weeks after inauguration
The Ekiti House of Assembly says it has adopted life touching motions, bills and oversight functions to better the lives of the people in the state in the last two weeks.
Governors pledge safety, better welfare as corps members begin orientation
Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi has described the state as a fertile ground for corps members to achieve their dreams and launch themselves to greatness.He stated that his administration was committed to doing everything possible .....
Fayemi seeks law against abandoning projects of past administrations
Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi has canvassed the enactment of a transition law to prevent succeeding governments from abandoning projects initiated by past administrations. The governor, who stated this in Ado-Ekiti yesterday while receiving officials of the Security Exchange Commission (SEC) who were in the state to inspect projects that were financed from the N25…
FG’s recognition of June 12 has corrected past wrongs, says Fayemi
Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, yesterday, described the recognition of June 12 as Nigeria’s Democracy Day by the Federal Government as righting the wrongs of the past, saying there would not have been May 29 without June 12.
Era of imposition of monarchs gone, Ekiti government pledges
Deputy Governor Bisi Egbeyemi has assured Ekiti people that the era of imposition of traditional rulers on communities was gone.
Ekiti seeks full accreditation of EKSU medical college
Ekiti State government is committed to the full accreditation of Ekiti State University College of Medicine to allow students admitted in the college 10 years ago to graduate. Governor Kayode Fayemi made this known at the weekend while hosting members of Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) who were in the state to inspect…