Latest Stories in Ekiti

 

Rising food prices in North send scary signal

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Nigeria seems to be plunging a new dimension of economic crisis as food inflation reached a new high in northern regions, hitherto considered the food basket of the country. The North consistently...

Wed Sep 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Expanding digital inclusion to tackle unemployment

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Although, there has been deliberate effort by government to promote digital inclusion and leverage ICT to improve quality of life of women, persons with disabilities, youths and other vulnerable...

Tue Sep 22nd, 2020     Read More →

Ekiti PDP congratulates Obaseki

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The Ekiti State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday congratulated Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo on his victory at the polls. The party, in a statement signed by its Publicity...

Mon Sep 21st, 2020     Read More →

One dies, two missing after Kwara rainstorm

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Some of the houses destroyed by the downpour.<br />PHOTO: NAJEEM RAHEEMOne person was confirmed dead with two others still missing after Saturday night’s downpour in Ilorin, Kwara...

Mon Sep 21st, 2020     Read More →

Consolidating gains of one decade of local content development

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Before the enactment of the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development (NOGICD) Act 2010, also known as the Nigerian Content Act, most operations in the nation’s oil and gas space...

Sun Sep 20th, 2020     Read More →

Experts set agenda for NCMM boss, Tijani

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Prof. Abba Isa Tijani is not in for a tea party at the National Commission for Museums and Monuments (NCMM). He knows this. He is in the Commission to overhaul Nigeria’s...

Sun Sep 20th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC announces 221 new cases, total infections rise to 56,956

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NCDC centerThe Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced 221 new infections of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on Friday....

Sat Sep 19th, 2020     Read More →

Light dims on veteran actor, Jimoh Aliu

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Nollywood and the theatre industry in Nigeria have again been thrown into deep morning with the death of iconic actor Chief Jimoh Aliu. The veteran actor, who is popular as Baba Aworo, reportedly...

Sat Sep 19th, 2020     Read More →

Schools re-opening: Discordant tunes across states as safety concerns mount

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With the number of confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease in the country now in a downward spiral, many states have been gearing up to re-open schools which have been shut for about six...

Sat Sep 19th, 2020     Read More →

Kidnappers free ex-US Army officer in Ekiti

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After four days in captivity, a former officer of the United States army and native of Ijan Ekiti in Ekiti, Mr Jide Ijadare, has been released by his abductors. Ijadare was kidnapped about 2.05p.m...

Fri Sep 18th, 2020     Read More →

CACOVID flags off palliative distribution to states in Nigeria

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A vast majority of people have been hit devastatingly by the coronavirus pandemic, most especially the vulnerable whom disruption to their daily livelihood has a huge and significant impact on...

Fri Sep 18th, 2020     Read More →

CACOVID rolls out palliative measures, plans to feed 1.7 million households

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The crippling effect of the coronavirus has been felt not only in Nigeria alone but the world over, as the coronavirus razed through economies destroying the lives and livelihoods of individuals. ...

Fri Sep 18th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC records 131 new cases, as total infections now 56,735

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 131 new cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections in the country to 56,735. The NCDC made this known...

Fri Sep 18th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: 3,442 recovery, 126 new infections for Wednesday

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Coronavirus PHOTO: Shutterstock The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said that 3,442 patients have been successfully treated and recovered from Coronavirus (COVID-19) within the last...

Thu Sep 17th, 2020     Read More →

Anger over government’s plan to mark independence for ‘365 days’

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President Muhammadu Buhari (right), Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo during the unveiling of the logo of Nigeria’s 60th...

Thu Sep 17th, 2020     Read More →