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Fayemi inaugurates block of 5 classrooms in Ido-Ekiti

The Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, on Thursday said his administration would continue to improve the standard of education in the state...

Man, 29, remanded over alleged cyber fraud in Ekiti

An Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court, presided over by Mr Abdulhamid Lawal, on Wednesday remanded 29-year-old Adeyemi Feranmi in correctional home over alleged...

Constant assaults end 18-year-old marriage of Ekiti hairdresser

‎An Ekiti Customary Court, sitting in Ikole-Ekiti, on Wednesday, dissolved an 18-year-old marriage between a hairdresser, Amusayin Bukola, 42, and her husband, Ajewole...

Woman, 20, docked over alleged phone theft in Ekiti

The Police on Tuesday arraigned a 20-year-old woman, Toyin Adegoke, before an Ado-Ekiti Magistrates’ Court charged with theft of a cell phone. The defendant,...

Ekiti PDP disowns members canvassing boycot of LG poll, affirms participation

Ekiti State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), on Sunday, declared its readiness to participate in the forthcoming Local Government elections scheduled...

Ekiti: Huge debts constrained Fayemi from defraying arrears of salaries, other...

, The Ekiti Government has said that huge debt it inherited from the previous administration constrained it from fulfilling its promise to clear emoluments...

Ekiti goes tough on rapists, pushes for castration of offenders

In addition to life jail, the Ekiti State government, in collaboration with the office of Wife of the Governor, is making moves to...

Court sentences man to 6 months in prison for attempted suicide...

An Ado-Ekiti Magistrates’ Court on Thursday sentenced a 26-year-old man, Abiodun Ogunbode, to six months in prison for attempted suicide in Ekiti. Chief Magistrate...

Violence against women, children increasing- Ekiti Attorney General

Ekiti Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr Olawale Fapohunda, has decried the rising cases of violence against women and children in the...

DEPOWA takes empowerment to less privileged in Ekiti

The Defence and Police Officers’ Wives Association (DEPOWA) has launched an empowerment programme for unemployed women, youth and widows in Ekiti. The Acting Director...

EFCC arrests 17 for alleged internet fraud in Ekiti

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ibadan zonal office has arrested 17 suspected internet fraudsters including five who claimed to be undergraduates. This...

Ekiti electricity consumers to get 67,452 prepaid meters from BEDC

The Benin Electricity Distribution Company(BEDC) on Monday said it would provide 67,452 meters to consumers in Ekiti. The Managing Director of the company, Mrs Funke...

Babalola splashes N5.6m on Ekiti local farmers, says Nigeria can survive...

, Chief Afe Babalola (SAN), the Chancellor, Afe Babalola University, has given N5.6 million to 48 best performing local farmers in Ekiti state to...

Ekiti Govt. pays N30, 000 Minimum Wage from Oct. – Fayemi

Implementation of the N30, 000 minimum wage to workers will begin in Ekiti from October, Gov Kayode Fayemi announced on Saturday. The Nigeria News Agency...

Shun social vices, Ekiti commissioner tells youths

Ekiti Commissioner for Youth and Sports Development, Mr Michael Awopetu, has charged Nigerian youths to shun all forms of social vices. Awopetu gave the charge...

Federal lawmakers visit collapsed bridge in Ekiti, seeks prompt action

Mr Femi Bamisile, the Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Federal Road Maintenance Agency (FERMA), on Friday led members of the committee on a...

Ekiti govt. to enact law against abandoned projects

Ekiti State Government says it would soon enact a law that would prevent succeeding governments from abandoning projects initiated by their predecessors. The State Commissioner...

Pay your taxes regularly; Ekiti LG boss tells artisans

The Ido-Osi Local Government area on Friday charged all artisans, businessmen and women in the communities within council to pay their taxes. The Coordinating Director...

Relocation: Ekiti govt inspects new market sites for traders

Ekiti State Government has commenced assessment of abandoned market facilities in Ado Ekiti where it plans to relocate traders to be taken away from...

Results of Ekiti teachers’ qualifying examination out

The Ekiti Government says it has released the results of the qualifying examination for candidates seeking employment as teachers in its public primary schools. The...

Ekiti trains 3,000 teachers

Mr Funso Dararmola, Ekiti Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, says no fewer than 3, 000 teachers, in Primary and Secondary Schools in Ekiti...

Export business: NEPC trains 100 entrepreneurs in digital marketing in Ekiti

(NAN)The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) on Thursday in Ado-Ekiti trained no fewer than 100 small and medium scale entrepreneurs and registered exporters on...

World Teachers Day: NUT donates materials to children home in Ekiti.

The Nigeria Union of Teachers, Ekiti State wing, on Thursday donated books, diapers, snacks and other materials worth thousands of naira to children of...

Technical colleges in Ekiti to receive facelift soon – Board Chairman

Mr Kayode Babade, Chairman, Ekiti State Board for Technical and Vocational Education, has assured that all the technical colleges across the state will soon...