Gunmen Kidnap Ekiti Teacher

A teacher identified as Mr. Festus Olatunde Oke has been kidnapped by gunmen on Monday, along Ise-Ikere road as he returned from work. It was learnt that Oke had visited…

Ekiti Petrol Dealers Begin Indefinite Strike

Petrol dealers in Ekiti State on Monday, began an indefinite strike action in protect against Governor Ayodele Fayose’s order revoking Certificates of Occupancy (C of Os) granted them. On this note…

Man Allegedly Exhuming Wife’s Corpse in Ekiti

The Ekiti State Police on Monday charged one Emmanuel Bolodeoku, before a Chief Magistrates’ Court in Ado-Ekiti, for allegedly exhuming the corpse of his wife. The News Agency of Nigeria…

PDP Factional Crisis: Lawyer Withdraws from Anti-Fayose’s Exco’s Suit

A lawyer to Williams Ajayi’s faction of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) in Ekiti State , Mr. Niran Owoseeni, on Wednesday withdrew from handling the case of the respondent over alleged…

EFCC Has Frozen My Accounts Again – Fayose Reveals

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, on Saturday has said the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), had again frozen his personal accounts with Zenith Bank. The governor said the bank…

Fayose at Udiroko Festival, Seeks History, Culture Uplift

•••as Ewi of Ado-Ekiti lauds gov for infrastructure development By Demola Atobaba, Ado-Ekiti Governor Ayodele Fayose has advocated a bring-back of history into the teaching curriculum of the nation, advising…

Ado-Ekiti School Proprietor Bags 10-year Imprisonment for Raping 10-year-old Girl

An Ado-Ekiti High Court has sentenced a school proprietor, Ibitoye Babatunde, to 10 years imprisonment for raping a 10-year-old girl. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the convict is…

Fayose Begins Construction of 1.2 Km N5.7billion Flyover in Ado-Ekiti

Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose has begun the construction of a N5.7 billion flyover in Ado Ekiti, promising to deliver the project within 24 months.At the event on Tuesday, Fayose, who…

Anti-Fayose Protest Rocks Ado-Ekiti over Alleged Anti-people Policies

By Ademola Atobaba in Ado-Ekiti Members of a coalition of civil society groups has marched on the streets of Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital, to protest alleged impunity, lawlessness, corruption…

Butcher Crushed To Death In Ado-Ekiti

By Sulaiman Salawudeen, Ado-Ekiti It was a pathetic sight as a truck crushed a meat seller dead in the early hours of Wednesday at Mojere Market in Adebayo area of…