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  • Fayose Accuses INEC, Security Agencies Of Subverting Rights Of Nigerians

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    Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has berated the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), security agencies, especially the police on their alleged roles in subverting the rights of Nigerians to choose their leaders in free, fair and credible elections. He also  warned that any attempt to rig the 2018 governorship election in Ekiti State will…

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  • Ekiti CJ Seeks More Security Around Courts

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    The Chief Judge of Ekiti State,  Justice Ayodeji Daramola has stressed the need to beef up security in courts across the country to ward-off attack by insurgents and hoodlums. This came as the  Police Commissioner in the state, Mr Wilson Inalegwu called on security agencies, the judicial officers and other stakeholders to brainstorm and fashion…

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  • Man, 45, Jailed 7yrs For Raping 80-yr-old Woman

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    A 45-year-old commercial driver, Lawrence Adedapo, was on Monday sentenced to seven years imprisonment by an Ado Ekiti High Court for raping an 80-year-old woman, Madam Grace Asaolu. Adedapo was convicted by Justice Dele Omotoso based on evidence before the court which showed that he forcefully had a carnal knowledge of the old woman and was guilty as charged. He…

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  • Ekiti PDP Blames Allocation Seizure On APC

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    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State has accused the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) masterminding the seizure of the January allocation to state by the federal government. Describing the action as part of their anti-people strategy aimed at causing trouble ahead of 2018 governorship election in the state, the PDP said…

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  • Police Nab Siblings With Fresh Human Head In Ekiti

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    Police in Ekiti State police have arrested a man identified as Tosin Oluwatosin for being in possession of a fresh human head. The suspected ritual killer, was said to have carried out the heinous act alongside his sibling, David Oluwatosin David, according to the command’s Police Public Relations Officer, Mr. Adeyemi Alberto, is still at…

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  • Fayose Wishes PMB Quick Recovery

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    Ekiti State Governor and chairman,  Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) Governors’ Forum, Dr. Ayodele Fayose has wished President Mohammadu Buhari quick recovery and sound health He also urged Nigerians to continually pray to God for the President to get well soon so that he can return on time and resume work. Nigerians have been apprehensive and…

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  • Ekiti Laments Non-release Of FG’s Support Fund

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    Ekiti State government has lamented the non-release of the monthly Budget Support Funds to the state by the federal government. The development, according to the government, was responsible for its inability to pay the civil servants their September, 2016 salaries. Governor Ayodele Fayose who spoke at an interactive session with the leadership of Ekiti State…

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  • Fayose Writes CJN, Accuses APC Of Plotting To Unseat Him

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    Ekiti State governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose  has petitioned the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, of fresh plots by the All Progressives Congress (APC) to compromise a section of the Judiciary and muzzle democracy in their desperation to oust him from office. He said, “The essence of all of these is to silence…

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  • Ekiti APC Chieftain Kicks Against ‘Immunity’ For Lawmakers

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    A chieftain of the Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State, Rev. Dr Adebayo Orire, has described as shameful the move by the senate to amend the 1999 constitution to protect lawmakers from all criminal and civil cases. The governorship aspirant who was of the view that immunity for lawmakers would pave way for parliamentary  recklessness, impunity,…

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