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Labour protests mass sack of workers by Ekiti government

The organised labour in Ekiti State has protested the ongoing mass sack of workers by the Ekiti State Government.
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 swears in newly elected local council chiefs

The Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, has inaugurated the newly elected chairpersons and vice chairpersons for the 16 local government areas in the state.
Kayode Fayemi

Ekiti attracts over $100 million for airport, agric zone, others

Ekiti state government has said efforts are at top gears to attracts a whopping sum of $100 million to invest in some critical infrastructures that are key to accelerate the socio-economic development of the state.
Kayode Fayemi

Governor Fayemi: Ayodele Fayose left N155.79 billion debt

Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi has put the debts left behind by his predecessor, Ayodele Fayose, at N155,791,785,214.08.

Governor ‎Fayose signs 2018 supplementary budget

The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, on Friday signed the 2018 supplementary budget of N9.9bn into law.

Ekiti guber tribunal: We’ll reclaim our mandate – Governor Fayose

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has assured his supporters and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that the mandate which he said Ekiti people gave to his deputy, Kolapo Olusola Eleka, would be reclaimed through the Tribunal.

Ekiti guber: Kolapo Olusola urges tribunal to annul Kayode Fayemi’s victory

The Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) candidate in the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti State, Prof Kolapo Olusola, yesterday filed a petition at the governorship election tribunal against the results declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), insisting that he was the actual winner of the election.

Ekiti poll: My running mate, others betrayed me – ADP candidate

The flagbearer of the Action Democratic Party (ADP), in the July 14 Ekiti State governorship election, Otunba Segun Adewale, has denied rumoured defection to the All Progressives Congress (APC).
4 President Buhari receives Governor-Elect John Kayode Fayemi in State House on 19th July 2018

Ekiti Governor-elect Fayemi: Why I’ll probe Ayodele Fayose’s tenure

Governor-elect of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on Thursday, hinted that his administration would probe the financial records of outgoing Governor Ayo Fayose when he assumes office.
Kayode Fayemi

Ekiti guber: Edo APC holds victory rally for Kayode Fayemi

The Edo State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), held a victory rally to celebrate the success of the party’s candidate in Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti State, Dr. John Kayode Fayemi, who has been announced winner of the polls.
Deputy Governor Elect, Chief Bisi Egbeyemi; Governor Elect Dr Kayode Fayemi; Wife of the Governor Elect, Erelu Bisi Fayemi and former Deputy Governor, Professor Modupe Adelabu dancing on a motorcade as they made triumphant entry to Ado Ekiti

Ekiti guber: Kayode Fayemi storms Ado in victory procession

Ekiti State Gov. Elect, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on Sunday literaly locked down parts of Ado Ekiti, in a victory dance procession that lasted for hours.

Kolapo Olusola: I will challenge Kayode Fayemi’s victory

Professor Kolapo Olusola, the candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), in the last Saturday Governorship Election has rejected the results of the poll as declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
Ayodele Fayose

Ekiti guber: Governor Fayose’s propaganda couldn’t save PDP – Rivers APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State, has declared that the propaganda adopted by Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, to deceive the people of the state could not save the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and it’s governorship candidate from defeat in the just-concluded gubernatorial election.
Kayode Fayemi

Governor Sani-Bello: Kayode Fayemi’s victory impressive but hard-earned

The Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello, has described as “very impressive but a hard earned victory” for the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Dr Kayode Fayemi, in Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti State.

PDP: Attack on Governor Fayose a coup against democracy

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said the attack on Ekiti State governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose at Ekiti Government House yesterday by armed policemen, was attempt to kidnap the nation’s democracy.
Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof Mahmood Yakubu

Ekiti guber: INEC assures electorate their votes would count

Ahead of Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on Monday assured the electorate that their votes would count.

Governor Fayose: Kayode Fayemi’s security aides carrying out illegal arrest, sharing money

He also alleged that Akin Fakorede, head of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS,) in Rivers State, was being considered for redeployment to the state.

Ekiti guber: Transport unions allege intimidation by security agency

Less than three weeks before the Ekiti State governorship election, members of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) and Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) have accused the Department of State Services (DSS) of harassing them to support the All Progressives Congress candidate, Dr. Kayode Fayemi.

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