Latest Stories in Ekiti

 

We won’t condone evil, Methodists speak on cleric who allegedly faked own kidnap

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The alleged faking of his own kidnap by Revd Peter Adegoke Adewuyi of the Methodist Church of Advent, Ado-Ekiti, about two weeks ago, remains a puzzle to members of the church. Multiple sources...

Sun Jun 30th, 2019     Read More →

Gunmen kill undergraduate, hunter in Ekiti

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela Barely 24 hours after a lady was killed on her father’s farm in Ise Ekiti, Ise-Orun Local Government Area, a hunter, identified as Emmanuel Ilori was reportedly killed in...

Sun Jun 30th, 2019     Read More →

South West Security Summit: A Jamboree?

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Ola Ajayi, Ibadan If governors of the six states in the South West who are the Chief Security Officers of their states could raise the alarm at the just-concluded three-day security summit in...

Sat Jun 29th, 2019     Read More →

From south to east, north to west: The 133 deadliest roads in Nigeria

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Victor Ogunyinka Insecurity is about the biggest challenge facing the Nigeria of today, that is not to say education, health, and other germane sectors are less important and unconventionally, bad...

Mon Jun 24th, 2019     Read More →

South West govs discuss security challenges in Ibadan tomorrow

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By Dapo Akinrefon & Adeola Badru IBADAN—GOVERNORS from the South West geo-political zone will converge in Ibadan, Oyo State to address the security challenges confronting the...

Mon Jun 24th, 2019     Read More →

Ekiti Assembly lists gains 2 weeks after inauguration

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Ado-Ekiti – The Ekiti House of Assembly says it has adopted life touching motions, bills and oversight functions to better the lives of the people in the state in the last two weeks. Kayode...

Fri Jun 21st, 2019     Read More →

Almajiri: We cannot continue to have street urchins, children roaming around – FG

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—Banditry now treat to national security–NSS —Says $1bn Approved Excess Crude Account was for military only —As IGP says security situation has stabilized By Johnbosco...

Fri Jun 21st, 2019     Read More →

FG to proscribe Almajiri system

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…Banditry now threat to national security —NSA …Says $1bn approved Excess Crude Account for military only …security situation has stabilised, says IGP By Johnbosco...

Fri Jun 21st, 2019     Read More →

Giampaolo appointed AC Milan coach

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Former Sampdoria boss Marco Giampaolo has been appointed new coach of AC Milan on a two-year deal, the Serie A side announced on Wednesday. Giampaolo The 51-year-old, who will take over on July 1,...

Wed Jun 19th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Governors in marathon meeting

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By Henry Umoru Security, NFIU guidelines on Local Government Funds top Agenda ABUJA- THIRTY- Six State governors under the aegis of Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF on Wednesday night engaged in a...

Wed Jun 19th, 2019     Read More →

Ekiti Court jails Fayose’s aide

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela ADO-EKITI— A former Chairman of Ado Local Government Area in Ekiti State and aide to former Governor Ayodele Fayose, Taye Fasuba, was yesterday sentenced to six months...

Wed Jun 19th, 2019     Read More →

House Leadership: PDP Mounts Pressure on Dogara to accept Minority Leader

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…Secondus, NWC to meet with House Caucus today on principal officers …As PDP sets to retain Onyeama, Barde as Deputy leader, Minority Whip By Henry Umoru ABUJA – STRONG...

Wed Jun 19th, 2019     Read More →

You cannot license preachers, court tells El Rufai

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By Ben Agande, Kaduna. A Kaduna State High Court, presided over by Justice Hajaratu Gwadah on Wednesday declared that the Kaduna state government has no right to screen and issue licences to...

Wed Jun 19th, 2019     Read More →

Ministerial list: Buhari doesn’t need to consult us —APC govs

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As president, APC govs celebrate Lawan, Gbaja’s NASS leadership victory By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—All Progressive Governors Forum, yesterday, said it has not discussed the issue of...

Wed Jun 19th, 2019     Read More →

Capture more Nigerians on social investments programme, youth leader tells FG

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Founder of Ekiti Youth Movement, Lanre Ajegbomogun has urged the Federal Government to expand the National Social Investments Programme, NSIP, to capture more Nigerians wallowing in poverty,...

Tue Jun 18th, 2019     Read More →