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2019: Segun Oni’s group adopts Direct Primary in Ekiti

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela ADO-EKITI—A group, Atunse Ekiti Movement loyal to former governor of Ekiti State, Engineer Segun Oni, has declared support for the direct primary as suggested by...

Tue Sep 4th, 2018     Read More →

Come forward if you have evidence of corruption against me – Atiku

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela ADO-EKITI—A presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, Tuesday, challenged anyone with evidence of corruption...

Tue Sep 4th, 2018     Read More →

Atiku visits Fayose in Ekiti

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential aspirant, former Vice President Alhaji Atiku Abubakar met with Ekiti state Governor Mr. Ayodeld Fayose. From left, former Ogun State Governor,...

Tue Sep 4th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari strong, agile to lead Nigeria beyond 2019, says Afenifere Leader

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado Ekiti-Ahead of the 2019 general election, the Leader of a Pan-Yoruba socio-political organization, Afenifere, Senator Ayo Fasanmi , has maintained that the President...

Tue Sep 4th, 2018     Read More →

Saraki, Ganduje set to clash in Osun

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The PDP has picked Senate President Bukola Saraki to lead its National Campaign Committee to face Kano Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje ‘s APC committee for Osun governorship...

Tue Sep 4th, 2018     Read More →

Poor teaching methodologies killing varsities — Afe Babalola, ex-OAU VC

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela ADO-EKITI— AS a way of ensuring qualitative education at the university cadre in the country, founder of Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti, Chief AfeBabalola, SAN, and a...

Tue Sep 4th, 2018     Read More →

Saraki, governors, presidential aspirants, others to lead PDP Osun governorship campaign

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By Dirisu Yakubu The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday appointed Senate President, Bukola Saraki as chairman of the Osun State governorship campaign committee. Saraki In a brief...

Tue Sep 4th, 2018     Read More →

YCE faults Osinbajo’s stand on restructuring

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela ADO-EKITI—THE Yoruba Council of Elders, YCE, has faulted Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s stand on restructuring saying restructuring remains fundamental to the...

Tue Sep 4th, 2018     Read More →

Saraki chairs PDP Osun governorship campaign c’tee

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Monday appointed Senate President, Bukola Saraki as chairman of the Osun State governorship campaign committee. Saraki In a brief...

Mon Sep 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Police arrest alleged killers of twin, 9 others in Ekiti

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The Police Command in Ekiti on Monday said it had arrested two men, Oguntoyinbo Odunayo and Babatunde Akinola, in connection with the alleged killing of a twin, Kehinde Olomola in Igede...

Mon Sep 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Poor teaching methodologies killing Nigerian Varsities- Afe Babalola

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Afe Babalola By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti- As part of the ways to ensure qualitative education at the university cadre in the country, the former Vice Chancellor of the Obafemi Awolowo...

Mon Sep 3rd, 2018     Read More →

11 injured, 10 hospitalised, shops vandalised in Ekiti RETAN crisis

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti—Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria, RETAN, in Ekiti State, was yesterday, enmeshed in violence that left 11 members with machete cuts on their...

Mon Sep 3rd, 2018     Read More →

SERAP drags INEC to court over ‘failure to put Ekiti vote buyers on trial’

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Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has dragged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to court over the commission’s “failure to put Ekiti vote...

Sun Sep 2nd, 2018     Read More →

They have taken away my joy, widow of Bunmi Ojo, slain aide of ex-Gov Oni, laments

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•What has my father done to deserve such gruesome death? – Daughter •Bereaved Adeola (2nd right) and her children By Rotimi Ojomoyela, Ado Ekiti Her grief was infectious, evoking...

Sun Sep 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Inauguration: Fayose’s aide slams Fayemi over request for security beef

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Special Assistant to the governor of Ekiti State on Public Communications and New Media, Lere Olayinka has described request by the State Governor-Elect, Dr Kayode Fayemi, to the federal...

Sat Sep 1st, 2018     Read More →