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Abiodun Congratulates Ekiti Governor-Elect

Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has congratulated the winner of the 2022 governorship election in Ekiti State, Biodun Oyenbamji, of the All Progressives Congress APC. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary Mr Kunle Somorin, Governor Abiodun  said the victory clearly indicated that the outgoing Governor, Kayode Fayemi, had performed in office to […]Continue Reading
News

Popular Broadcaster in Ekiti Missing

A popular broadcaster who features prominently on the Broadcasting Service of Ekiti, Remi Okunola is known as Alausa special has been declared missing by colleagues and family members. At the time of this report, the whereabouts of the broadcaster is said to be unknown for almost three days now. According to her close colleague, Bayo […]Continue Reading
Politics

INEC Makes Provisions for PWD

The Resident Electoral Commissioner of INEC in Ekiti state, Dr Adeniran Tella says provisions have been made for people with disabilities to participate actively in next month’s Governorship election in the state Dr Tella announced this in Ado Ekiti at a sensitization programme put together for People with Disabilities in the state.. He explained that […]Continue Reading
Politics

Over 650,000 PVC Obtainable in Ogun – REC

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Ogun State has called for more commitment to the electoral process among people of the state. The Ogun State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mr Niyi Ijalaye made the call while speaking with Radio Nigeria in Abeokuta. Mr Ijalaye said there were more than Six hundred and fifty thousand Permanent […]Continue Reading
Education

Ekiti Reopens Schools on Wednesday

Ekiti State Government has directed public-private primary and secondary schools in the state to resume tomorrow, Wednesday, May 4 for the 3rd term academic session. The Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Dr Bimpe Aderiye gave the directive in Ado Ekiti through the Information Officer in the Ministry, Mrs Abimbola Dada. Dr Aderiye appealed to parents […]Continue Reading
Lifestyle

Ekiti Workers Upbeat as Work Resumes

Workers across Ekiti State this morning resumed at their various duty posts after last Friday and yesterday’s public holidays for Easter Celebrations. At the State Secretariat in Ado Ekiti, workers were seen in their various offices exchanging pleasantries. Those who spoke to Radio Nigeria said the holidays afforded them opportunities to relax and as well […]Continue Reading
Crime

Former NURTW Treasurer Assaulted In Ekiti

The former treasurer of the National Union of Road Transport Workers, NURTW, in Ekiti State, Olajide Johnson was on Wednesday attacked and brutalized by some commercial drivers loyal to the state chairman of the Union, Osho Farotimi. The offence of the former treasurer was simply because he branded his vehicle in support of the APC […]Continue Reading
Education

NANS Protests ASUU Strike in Ekiti

The road leading to Ekiti State University Ado Ekiti and Iworoko was barricaded Monday morning by the National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS to protest the ongoing strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities. The protesters called on the federal government to immediately respond to the demands of ASUU with a view to ending […]Continue Reading
Politics

Ekiti SSG, Oyebanji Resigns From Cabinet

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has accepted the resignation of Secretary to the State Government, Hon Biodun Oyebanji, from his cabinet. The resignation which was conveyed in a letter to the Governor, dated December 3, 2021, takes effect from Tuesday, December 7th. Oyebanji had cited his decision to contest the forth- coming governorship election […]Continue Reading
Politics

Local Government Elections Ongoing In Ekiti

Elections into local governments and council development areas in Ekiti state are currently ongoing. Chairmen and councillors of all the sixteen local government and twenty council development areas will be elected. Radio Nigeria team of correspondents report that the turn -out was very low in Ado, Ikere and some local governments while there are movement […]Continue Reading