Latest News, Events and Happenings in Ekiti News.en-usN-Power begins physical verification of 300,000 volunteers Dec. 4 300,000 candidates pre-selected under the Federal Government&rsquo;s N-Power Scheme will undergo its physical verification phase from Dec. 4 to Dec. 14 in the 774 local government areas of the country.N-Power: record 750,000 graduates applyThe <br>VanguardBestNairaFri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 N-Power begins physical verification of 300,000 volunteers on Dec. 4 &#8211; The 300,000 candidates pre-selected under the Federal Government&rsquo;s N-Power Scheme will undergo its physical verification phase from Dec. 4 to Dec. 14 in the 774 local government areas of the country.The Senior Special Assistant t <br>VanguardBestNairaFri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 11 teams to feature in S/West Pre-Season tournament Chairman, South West Football forum, Seyi Akinwunmi said that Pre-Season tournament, will feature 11 teams.Nigeria&#8217;s goalkeeper Vincent Ezenwa saves the ball during the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying football match between Nigeria and Camer <br>VanguardBestNairaFri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 States and unclaimed UBEC funds is a major symptom of the rot in the quality of leadership in the country that many states have failed to provide the counterpart funds required to collect their shares of the Universal Basic Education Commission funds.It has been establis <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 23 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 ‘After drinking pap with human parts, spirits’ll bring us money’ By Ola AjayiIbadan&mdash;Despite the offensive odour from the blue plastic bucket that contained human parts, many still waited to hear what the suspects will say as the Oyo State Police Command paraded three people caught in possession of two fr <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 23 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Muslim cleric, 2 others nabbed with 2 fresh human heads, legs in Ibadan Police Command in Oyo State has arrested an Islamic cleric and two others in possession of two fresh human heads and legs.The Commissioner of Police, Abiodun Odude, presented the suspects to newsmen in Ibadan on Wednesday. Odude <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 22 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Alleged CBN loan misappropriation: Fayose clamps down on errant banks State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, has ordered the closure of any microfinance bank shortchanging their customers in the disbursement of the second tranche of Central Bank of Nigeria&#8217;s soft loans to small and medium scale enterprises ( <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 22 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Senate to probe clash between DSS, EFCC over arrest of Ex-DSS, NIA Chiefs Henry UmoruABUJA- THE Senate on Wednesday began a probe into the clash, in Abuja, between operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission and Department of States Services over an aborted arrests of former DSS boos Ita Ekp <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 22 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Election: Politicians caution INEC over vote buying, late arrival of materials, others politicians have called on the Independent National Electoral Commission to ensure timely deployment of election personnel and materials to polling booths in future elections.The politicians told newsmen in Lagos on Wednesday that the c <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 22 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 PDP Chairmanship Race: New Permutations by the second Emmanuel Aziken, Political EditorPlans by the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP to reinvent itself are increasingly being challenged as the leading contenders in the national chairmanship contest are confronted with what stakeholders allud <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 22 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 CONGRESS: Ekiti PDP accuses Fayose of imposing delegates;As Mimiko, others emerge as National delegates in OndoBy Dayo Johnson &amp; Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti&mdash;A fresh crisis is brewing in Ekiti State Peoples Democratic Party over the ward congress conducted last Saturday, as some part <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 22 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 ‎Ekiti anti-cultism law: Students, youths stage solidarity rally for Fayose students of tertiary institutions in Ekiti State and other youths yesterday shut down Ado-Ekiti, capital of the state, to rally support for Governor Ayodele Fayose for having the courage to sign into Law on Monday,a bill handing out death sen <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 21 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Between Aare Baamofin and Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland have been wagging and indeed, there has been babel of words, since Iku Baba Yeye, Alase, Igbakeji Orisa, the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III, named the O&rsquo;odua People&rsquo;s Congress, OPC, chieftain, Otunba Gani Adams, <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 21 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 EKITI 2018: Fayose was right on Olusola — PDP chieftain Charles KumoluA chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Ekiti State, Mr. Babatunde Oyedele has said that the state governor, Mr. Ayo Fayose was right to have nominated Prof Kolapo Isola as his successor in the forthcoming governorship <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 21 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 How Hodonu’s art helps the environment works in various forms, shapes and medium, Nathaniel Hodonu, a visual artist from Badagry, Lagos State, has stepped ahead of time and bound to create an evolving masterpiece of art with waste objects. The artistic installations showcasing ingenu <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100