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Ekiti Govt halts shop allocation at Oja Oba market, refunds subscribers

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Following the inspection of facilities at the Ultra modern Oja Oba Market, Ado-Ekiti by Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, earlier in the week, has directed that the process of allocation of...

Thu Nov 8th, 2018     Read More →

Omisore’s suspension: Fasoranti’s group can’t speak for Yoruba — Ekiti Afenifere

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela ADO-EKITI—The pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organization, Afenifere, in Ekiti State, yesterday, condemned the suspension of former Deputy Governor of Osun State, Senator...

Thu Nov 8th, 2018     Read More →

We stand with Olujimi as our leader in Ekiti, says PDP group

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela ADO-EKITI—A group, under the aegis of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Ekiti State, Integrity Women in Politics, yesterday, restated its support for the adoption of...

Thu Nov 8th, 2018     Read More →

Intrigues, threats that led to N30,000 minimum wage

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By Victor Ahiuma-Young IT is no longer news that Nigerian workers are the least paid across the globe including war-torn countries.The subsisting N18,000 minimum wage in the country is less than...

Thu Nov 8th, 2018     Read More →

I won’t abandon Fayose’s projects — Fayemi

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela ADO-EKITI—GOVERNOR Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, yesterday, assured Ekiti people that his administration would not abandon projects inherited from previous...

Thu Nov 8th, 2018     Read More →

Electoral Act provisions on donation to candidates unrealistic — Adedipe, SAN

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As the activities towards the 2019 general elections gather momentum, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Chief Ifedayo Adedipe, provides answers to some legal questions, arguing that certain provisions...

Thu Nov 8th, 2018     Read More →

Afenifere’s faux pas and the death of ideology

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By Sola Fasure & Kunle Owolabi SOUTH West is considered the most politically sophisticated region in the country. It is for good reason. Every individual has the right to belong to a political...

Thu Nov 8th, 2018     Read More →

Senate sets up C’tee to investigate Social Intervention Fund, Sure- P

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- The Senate has begun probe into alleged misuse of the social intervention progrmme fund, just as it has also agreed to probe how funds allocated to fund the Subsidy...

Wed Nov 7th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Senate in rowdy session over Social intervention Fund

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- FOR more than fifteen Minutes on Wednesday, the Senate plenary was held amidst rowdiness over the disbursement of the disbursement of the Social Intervention Fund by the...

Wed Nov 7th, 2018     Read More →

Stop lamenting, face governance, Fayose tells Fayemi

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela ADO-EKITI—FORMER governor of Ekiti State, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, yesterday, advised the State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi to face governance and stop lamenting. Fayemi and...

Wed Nov 7th, 2018     Read More →

Fayose told us to support Fayemi — Ekiti PDP lawmakers

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela ADO-EKITI— Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, members in the Ekiti State House of Assembly, yesterday, disclosed that the immediate past governor of the State, Mr Ayodele...

Wed Nov 7th, 2018     Read More →

Ekiti election free, fair – INEC witnesses tell tribunal

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A Deputy Director with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Sylvester Aigbogun, on Tuesday told the Ekiti Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in the FCT High Court,...

Tue Nov 6th, 2018     Read More →

REVEALED: How couple killed in helicopter crash after wedding reception

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It was a day of mourning after a young bride and groom from Texas, U.S., were killed when their helicopter suddenly crashed moments after departing their wedding reception venue. Will Byler and...

Tue Nov 6th, 2018     Read More →

Police protest ejection from quarters in Onitsha

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By Chimaobi Nwauwu NNEWI—SOME serving policemen, retired police officers and their wives, yesterday protested alleged attempt to eject them from their residential quarters by people who...

Tue Nov 6th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Tinubu’s influence grossly overestimated — Ezekwesili

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By Yinka Ajayi Presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria, ACPN, Oby Ezekwesili have said the All Progressives Congress (APC) leader Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, does not have...

Tue Nov 6th, 2018     Read More →