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The Ekiti state governorship petition tribunal has been moved out of the state to a yet to be named place.

Ekiti election: PDP submits materials for 11 LGAs to tribunal

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its governorship candidate in the Ekiti State governorship election, Professor Olusola Kolapo, on Friday tendered in evidence the certified true copies (CTCs) of all electoral materials used in the conduct of the disputed election for seven more local government areas before the state governorship election tribunal.
Former governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose spent his first day out of office on Tuesday in the detention cell of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in Abuja.

EFCC moves Ayodele Fayose to Lagos for trial

Former Ekiti Governor Ayodele Fayose’s trial will most likely begin at a Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday, according to reports.
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EFCC files criminal charges against Ayodele Fayose

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has filed fresh charges of fraud against the immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose.

2019: NHRC urges INEC to resist impunity

The Executive Secretary, National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Tony Ojukwu, Esq, has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), to stand up against impunity as well as reject result of any party primary that was not monitored by the electoral body.
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BEDC blames power outage on cable explosion

The Management of Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) on Friday blamed power outage in parts of Benin City, Edo, on cable explosion.

Aspirant rejects Ekiti APC primaries result

An aspirants for Ado Irepedun federal constituency under the All Progressives Congress (APC), Pastor Olayinka Olayemi Daniel, has challenged the result of the just concluded APC primaries in the state saying there was no primaries.
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Kayode Fayemi dissolves boards of agencies, parastatals, corporations

The Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has ordered the immediate dissolution of the boards of government agencies, parastatals and corporations in the state.
Peter Ayodele Fayose

DMO confirms Ayodele Fayose’s administration N120 billion debt profile

The Debt Management Office (DMO) has said that the immediate past administration of Mr Ayo Fayose had a debt profile of about N120 billion as at June.
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Kayode Fayemi urges police to fish out killers of Ekiti APC chieftain

Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti on Thursday asked security agencies in the state to fish out killers of the Treasurer of the state chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Moses Adeoye, who was killed by gunmen at his Otun Ekiti residence on Tuesday night.
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Ekiti Muslims demand review of Ayodele Fayemi’s appointments

Muslims in Ekiti State, yesterday, staged a protest over the appointments made by Governor Kayode Fayemi, so far, and described them as “lopsided and marginalisation of the Muslim community in the state.”
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EFCC gets court order to detain Ayodele Fayose for two weeks

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has obtained a remand order from a Federal Capital Territory High Court to keep former Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State for two weeks.
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EFCC: Beware of fake Ibrahim Magu ‘tape’ in circulation

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has raised the alarm about an audio recording of a conversation currently circulating in the social media in which the Acting Chairman of the Commission, Ibrahim Magu, purportedly made comments to the effect that nothing will happen peradventure Ayo Fayose, former governor of Ekiti State, dies in custody.
The Ekiti state governorship petition tribunal has been moved out of the state to a yet to be named place.

Ekiti election: Tribunal admits electoral materials as exhibits

The Ekiti Governorship Election Petition Tribunal on Thursday in Abuja admitted as exhibits, electoral materials used in Efon Local Government Area for the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti.

Mike Ozekhome: What we are doing to free Ayodele Fayose from EFCC custody

Human rights lawyer, Mike Ozekhome (SAN), said efforts had begun to secure release of former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, from Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) custody.
Former governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose spent his first day out of office on Tuesday in the detention cell of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in Abuja.

EFCC: Fake Ibrahim Magu tape on Ayodele Fayose in circulation

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in an alert Thursday flagged an audio circulating in the social media in which the Acting Chairman, Ibrahim Magu, purportedly made comments to the effect that, nothing will happen if former governor Ayo Fayose, dies in custody.
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NGF: Governors support review of minimum wage

The Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) says it is not against the upward review of the minimum wage.
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Gunmen kill Ekiti APC treasurer

The treasurer of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti, Moses Adeoye, has been killed by suspected gunmen at his residence.

EFCC reveals properties allegedly owned by Ayodele Fayose

Nigeria’s Anti-Graft Agency, EFCC, has released some photos showing properties allegedly owned by Ayodele Fayose, the immediate past governor of Ekiti State.

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