Alaafin Accuses Buhari Of Not Bringing Herdsmen, Kidnappers To Book

……Warns President Buhari of ‘Yoruba Retaliation’ The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi has written to President Muhammadu Buhari accusing him of not bringing herdsmen and kidnappers to book, warned him about looming anarchy in the country if the menace laid to Yorubaland by is not contained. He said the Yoruba had all it took […]

Ooni Breaks Silence On Herdsmen Killing, Urge South-West To Unite

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi has declared it was high time the South-West geopolitical zone united and defended itself against herdsmen killing its people. Ooni said this on Sunday at Kota Ekiti in the Ekiti East Local Government Area of Ekiti State during the thanksgiving ceremony organised in honour of a member representing […]

Gani, Fayose Warns Southwest Governors Against Providing Land For Herdsmen

The Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Gani Adams and former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has warned governors in the south-west region against providing land for herdsmen to breed cattle. Adams on Thursday at the South West Security Summit held in Ibadan, Oyo State, called the governors by their names and asked them to […]

NGF Chairmanship: See Fayose Message To Fayemi

The ex-governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose has wished the State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi well on his election as the Chairman, Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF). Africa News24 (AN24) reports that Gov. Kayode Fayemi emerged chairman of the NGF on Wednesday through a consensus after he was nominated by Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State. Fayose, […]

UPDATE: Fayemi Reinstates Workers, Denies Sacking Any

Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti through his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olayinka Oyebodeon on Friday said that no genuine staff of the state public service was sacked by his government, he was only correcting the fundamental error of his predecessor, Mr Ayo Fayose. “Fayemi never sacked anyone. You cannot sack people who are not duly employed […]

Sacked Ekiti Teachers Protest, Seek Reinstatement

Primary and secondary school teachers whose appointments were on Wednesday declared null and void by the Ekiti State Government staged a peaceful protest in Ado Ekiti on Friday, appealing to Governor Kayode Fayemi to reabsorb them. The 568 teachers were among the 2000 workers, who were appointed by the immediate past governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, […]

Revocation of 2000 Workers In Ekiti ‘Height Of Wickedness And Political Vendetta’- Fayose

The former Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, has described the revocation by Gov. Kayode Fayemi, of appointment of 2,000 workers by him shortly before leaving office, as “height of wickedness and political vendetta” urged affected civil servants not to be disillusioned, but to approach the court to challenge the State Government’s decision. In a statement by […]

APC Suspends Segun Oni Over ‘Anti-Party’ Activities

The immediate past Deputy National Chairman (South) of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Segun Oni, has been suspended indefinitely from the party. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Oni, who was also a former governor of Ekiti State, was suspended over alleged “anti-party activities.” In a letter dated May 1, 2019 and addressed to […]

How Fayose Received N1.2bn In Build-Up To 2014 Ekiti State Guber Poll – Witness Reveals

Sunday Alade, a prosecution witness in the ongoing trial of Ayodele Fayose has narrated how the former governor of Ekiti state allegedly received N1.2 billion stashed in two planes. Fayose, alongside his company, was arraigned on 11-count charge of fraud, money laundering to the tune of N2.2 billion. Alade, testifying before the federal high court […]

Electoral Process In Ekiti Was Daylight Robbery – Senator Olujimi

Biodun Olujimi, the Senate Minority Leader has said that electoral process in Ekiti State was daylight robbery. Olujimi, who lost her seat in the Februry 23 senatorial election held in the state, had filed a petition before the election petition tribunal. “The electoral exercise was not free, fair and credible but characterised with electoral fraud,” […]

Rev. Mbaka Predicts Doom For Atiku, Peter Obi Over Donation (Video) 

Controversial Catholic Priest Rev. Father Ejike Camillus Mbaka, says  Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Peter Obi, his running mate, might “end in shame” with the way they are going.