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The Kayode Fayemi administration in Ekiti State says it has defrayed inherited debts to the tune of 31 billion naira since assumption of office.

Ekiti government to reconstruct Ado township roads

Ekiti State governor, Kayode Fayemi, at the weekend said his administration would soon begin the reconstruction of Ado township roads many of which have become deplorable as a result of lack of maintenance in the last four years.
The Speaker of the House, Hon. Funminiyi Afuye, who spoke with journalists in Ado Ekiti on Monday said, the House won’t be hostile to the executive in the discharge of its legislative functions, but would comply strictly with financial guidelines, for Governor Fayemi to be able to deliver on his promises.

Ekiti Assembly: Speaker vows to monitor Implementation of 2020 budget

As Governor Kayode Fayemi last week presented the 2020 appropriation bill for scrutiny, the Ekiti State House of Assembly has assured that the financial proposal will be thoroughly scrutinised by the lawmakers to meet the yearnings of the populace.
The management of Federal Teaching Hospital, Ido-Ekiti (FETHI), has urged staffers to join hands in ensuring improved quality delivery.

Ekiti teaching hospital staff tasked on improved service delivery

The management of Federal Teaching Hospital, Ido-Ekiti (FETHI), has urged staffers to join hands in ensuring improved quality delivery.
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WHO, UNICEF urge mothers to join campaign to combat measles

Mothers in Ekiti State have been admonished to make their wards available for the new measles vaccine to be administered to children between nine and 15 months.
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Governor Fayemi: Federal government to support artisanal mining operators

Dr. Kayode Fayemi, Ekiti State governor, has hinted that the Buhari-led Federal Government was giving a lot of attention to the mining sector, in addition to the support from development partners.
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Ekiti governor, minister seek stakeholder buy-in for mining sector

Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi and the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Olamilekan Adegbite, have called for stakeholders’ buy-in for the exploitation of economic opportunities in Nigeria’s mining sector.
The Kayode Fayemi administration in Ekiti State says it has defrayed inherited debts to the tune of 31 billion naira since assumption of office.

Ekiti governor advocates increased budgetary allocation to solid mineral sector

Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has called for increased budgetary allocation to the solid mineral sector to promote growth.

Court remands woman for slashing ‘rival’ with a razor blade

An Ado-Ekiti Magistrates’ Court on Friday ordered that a 30-year-old woman, Idowu Akomolafe, who allegedly slashed a woman’s face who accused her of having an extra-marital affair, be remanded in a correctional facility.
Senator Abiodun Olujimi, former senate minority leader, on Thursday, said her victory at the appeal court over Dayo Adeyeye, former spokesman of the senate, is a product of God’s grace.

Senator Olujimi: Uncommon grace gave senatorial seat back to me

Senator Abiodun Olujimi, former senate minority leader, on Thursday, said her victory at the appeal court over Dayo Adeyeye, former spokesman of the senate, is a product of God’s grace.
The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Abdulkadir Mu’azu, stated this yesterday, during a one- day workshop on Simulation and Promotion activities of SMEs in the metals sector held in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

Federal government banks on solid mineral sector to diversify economy – ministry

The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Mines and Steel, Abdulkadir Mu’azu, has said the Federal Government was banking on the solid mineral sector to diversify the country’s economy.

PDP hails Senator Olujimi’s victory at appeal court

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti has hailed Wednesday’s Appeal Court judgment which upheld the Tribunal verdict that sacked Sen. Dayo Adeyeye of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in favour of Mrs Abiodun Olujimi.
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Community accuses ruling party of interference in kingship tussle

The Ekiti State chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Paul Omotosho, is currently embroiled in Obaship crisis as indigenes of Imesi Ekiti, Gbonyin Local Government Area of the state, have accused him of using political influence to subvert popular choice.

Man docked for allegedly stealing yams

A 35-year-old man Sunday Williams was on Monday brought before an Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court, for allegedly stealing tubers of yam, valued at N20,000.

35-year old man in court for stealing yams

A 35-year-old man, Sunday Williams, was on Monday arraigned at Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates Court, for allegedly stealing tubers of yam worth N20,000.

Ado Ekiti polytechnic bans students’ union

The Federal Polytechnic, Ado Ekiti, has been shut on the orders of the authorities of the institution.

Ekiti federal polytechnic shut, students’ union disbanded

The Federal Polytechnic, Ado Ekiti, has been shut on the orders of the authorities of the institution.
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Ekiti, EU to spend N320 million on Egbe Ddm

The Kayode Fayemi administration has said it is working with the European Union (EU) to put the Egbe Dam into optimum use.

Teacher remanded for ‘defiling’ daughter

An Ado-Ekiti Magistrates’ Court on Friday ordered that a 52-year-old teacher, Davies Noel, who allegedly defiled his 12-year-old daughter, be remanded in a correctional centre, pending legal advice.

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