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Rep Bamishile denies accompanying ex-SSG, Oyebanji to obtain governorship forms

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The member representing Ekiti South Federal Constituency 2 in the House of Representatives under the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State, Hon Richard Olufemi Bamishile on Wednesday...

Wed Dec 8th, 2021     Read More →

We did not collect money from Obaseki to give him ticket ― PDP

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The outgoing national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has denied that it collected bribe from Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State to give him the party’s gubernatorial...

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Ekiti 2022: Oyebanji joins race, says Fayemi has no anointed choice

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Immediate past Secretary to Ekiti State Government, Abiodun Oyebanji, has joined the race for the ticket of the All Progressives Congress ahead of next year governorship election in the South-West...

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Kwara Governor Signs Bill Mainstreaming 35% Gender Inclusion

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BY ABDULLAHI OLESIN, Ilorin Kwara State yesterday set a new record in gender inclusion for Nigeria as Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq assented to an executive bill mandating the state to have at...

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Omicron: Governors, Lawmakers Want UK Travel Ban Reversed

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BY JONATHAN NDA-ISAIAH, SUNDAY ISUWA, ADEBIYI ADEDAPO, EJIKE EJIKE, INNOCENT ODOH PATIENCE IHEJIRIKA, Abuja and ROYAL IBEH, Lagos Nigerian governors and federal lawmakers have called for a...

Wed Dec 8th, 2021     Read More →

PCC handling 543 cases of human rights abuses in Ekiti ― Commissioner

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The Commissioner in charge of Ekiti State office of the Public Complaints Commission (PCC), Mr Kayode Bamisile, has revealed that the Federal Government’s agency had received a total of 543...

Tue Dec 7th, 2021     Read More →

US firm to establish cashew, cocoa processing industry in Ekiti community

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A leading United States agricultural investor, Assess farms international, has concluded plans to establish a cashew and cocoa processing industry in Ilawe-Ekiti, Ekiti South-West local government...

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Catholic priest kidnapped in Ondo

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Some gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have kidnapped a Catholic Priest, Reverend Father Joseph Ajayi, along Akure/Ikere -Ekiti road on Monday evening.The Reverend Father who was said to be...

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Omicron: Governors Reject Arbitrary Stigmatisation By UK, Others

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The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has drawn the attention of the World Health Organisation (WHO) to the arbitrary stigmatisation that is caused by the recent banning of countries from...

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Nigeria Governors’ Forum protests Canada, UK ban on Nigeria

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The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) on Tuesday called for the intervention of the World Health Organization (WHO) over arbitrary stigmatisation of Nigeria which led to the recent banning of...

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Mob razes pastor’s house over killing of teenager in Ekiti

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The house of a pastor was on Tuesday set ablaze by an angry mob following the gruesome killing of a seven-year-old girl, identified simply as Demilade in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State...

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Ekiti SSG resigns amidst Fayemi’s alleged endorsement

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The Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has accepted the resignation of Secretary to the State Government, Biodun Oyebanji, from his cabinet ahead of the 2022 governorship election.The...

Tue Dec 7th, 2021     Read More →

Ondo govt earmarks N2bn to improve access to water

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Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, on Tuesday, said that over N2 billion had been spent to improve access to water in the state in the last three years. Governor Akeredolu made the...

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NGF backs 2022 population census, says exercise vital for nation’s economic growth

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The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) has restated the readiness of government at the sub-national level to support the conduct of the 2022 national population census, describing the exercise as vital...

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Ooni calls on Yorubas to be proud of their culture

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The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has called on the people of Yoruba land to be proud of their culture wherever they are.Oba Ogunwusi made this call during the first coronation anniversary of...

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