Investors shun four South West states
Except for Lagos and Ogun states, the downward trend of Foreign Direct Investments (FDIs) to South West states has exposed the inability of their governments to make their environments business-friendly.
I am not afraid of being probed, says Fayemi
Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi said his government was not afraid of the probe, saying that this propelled the public procurement law reform he undertook for all transactions to be exhibited
Nigeria requires genuine restructuring, says Olanipekun
A renowned lawyer, Chief Wole Olanipekun, has said that the EndSARS protest was an indication that the nation needs a genuine restructuring.
I was victim of police brutality, says Fayemi
•Buhari to address protesters’ demands, minister promises Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, has pledged to join other well-meaning Nigerians to actualise demands of EndSARS protesters, noting that he was a victim of police brutality. Fayemi, who was defeated in the June 21, 2014 gubernatorial election by his predecessor, Ayodele Fayose, said prior to the contest,…
Governors say economic inequality led to agitations
Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has identified social and economic inequality in the country as cause of the recent agitations by youths. In a communiqué issued by the Chairman, Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, after its 21st teleconference....
Fayemi tasks FG, ASUU on truce
Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has pleaded with the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to resolve their differences in the interest of students.
Unfinished greatness: Towards a more perfect union in Nigeria
I will like to start by thanking the leadership of Arewa House for the great honour of inviting me to speak at the golden jubilee of this great institution. I also want to congratulate you, both for this historic moment and for the wonderful work you have done in the last fifty years; mobilising and…
Ekiti PDP demands explanation on N3b COVID-19 fund
A faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State has demanded explanation from the state governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, over the whereabouts of the over N3 billion allegedly got from...
Fayemi presents N109b 2021 budget to Assembly
Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi, yesterday, presented N109.6 billion 2021 budget to the state House of Assembly. Fayemi, while presenting the budget tagged “Budget of Recovery and Economic Restoration,” said the proposed fiscal estimate was designed...