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Kayode Fayemi

Without doubt, Fayemi’s speech spoke to the equally troubling issues of resource control, devolution of powers and state policing, not in the realm of politics alone, but the reality of the Nigerian situation. In truth, the Governor strikes me as Read more

Opinion

I spent the better part of last Tuesday, October 16, focusing on developments in Ekiti State. It was the day of John Kayode Fayemi’s return to office as Governor of Ekiti State and his inauguration for a second-term, after an interregnum of four Read more

Reuben ABATI

Nobel Laureate, Prof. Woke Soyinka has said that outgoing Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has placed the State on an honourable footing by the various programmes and legacy projects he has put in place Read more

Ekiti

Outgoing Governor of Nigeria's Ekiti State - Dr Kayode Fayemi speaks about the attack of judicial officers in the State emphasising that the peace of the land is non-negotiable. Read more

Ekiti

The June 21, 2014, governorship election in Ekiti State offers some useful lessons for students of politics. A lot has been said about why the incumbent governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, lost in the contest in spite of his sterling performance in office. Read more

Ekiti

The results of the Ekiti election are a cause of consolidated grief and reason to ask – when will the people stand up? Read more

Ekiti

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has congratulated the Governor-Elect of Ekiti State, Mr. Ayodele Fayose of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on his victory in last weekend's governorship election in the state. Read more

Ekiti

Ekiti voters have been urged to choose a hopeful future and reject a return to the gloomy past. The charge was made at a campaign rally in Ipole Iloro-Ekiti by Femi Awoniyi, the Convener of Ekiti Diaspora Europe (EDE) 2014. Read more

Ekiti

The legislator representing Ilejemeje Constituency in the Ekiti State House of Assembly - Hon. Segun Erinle has asserted that State Governor - John Kayode Fayemi has performed creditably well and therefore deserves a second term of four years. Read more

Ekiti

Ekiti indigenes living in Europe have endorsed the candidacy of Governor Kayode Fayemi for the forthcoming 21 June election in the State. Read more

Ekiti

As the race for the governorship seat in Ekiti hots up, Labour Party aspirant - Michael Opeyemi Bamidele has criticised All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain and former governor - Otunba Niyi Adebayo; saying the latter is only supporting APC Read more

Ekiti

That the Presidency will take more than a passing interest in the coming governorship polls in Ekiti and Osun in view of the 2015 election is expected. However, to profit from the state elections President Goodluck Jonathan and his team have to make Read more

Ekiti

Meet the Ekiti State Governorship candidates for the June 21 2014 elections. Read more

Ekiti

As the elections for the Ekiti State Governorship seat hots up, a question on the lips of sons and daughters of Ekiti is: What happened between Yoruba Poetry (Ewi) maestro - Emmanuel Kunle Ologundudu and the incumbent Governor - John Kayode Fayemi? Read more

Ekiti

I was in Lagos, visiting from my base in Germany, on 15 October 2010 when the Federal Court of Appeal declared Dr Kayode Fayemi the lawfully elected governor of Ekiti State as a result of the re-run election of 25 April 2009. I was elated like the Read more

Ekiti

Ekiti State is taking concrete steps towards injecting technology in all aspects of its ecosystem, thanks largely to my administration’s focus on “smart governance” principles and concepts. Read more

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In fulfilment of the pledge by the Ekiti State Government to immortalise the late Deputy Governor of the State - Mrs Funmilayo Adunni Olayinka, who died last month, the State Governor - Dr Kayode Fayemi, has named one of the administration’s legacy Read more

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Whereas the late Deputy Governor, Mrs Funmilayo Adunni Olayinka believed and worked assiduously for the actualisation of the administration’s 8-point agenda, upon which the various developmental strides of the state is built. Yet she had one other Read more

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We also had quaint opposites – she loved her fried plantain soft, I liked mine hard, I drank Nescafe Gold Blend regular, she drank Gold Blend decaffeinated, she wore low heels, I like high heels. We taught each other a great deal and drew from Read more

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A Thanksgiving Outing Service was held in Ado-Ekiti and Lagos to round off the funeral rites of the late Deputy Governor - Mrs Funmi Olayinka. The Lagos outing was held at the Anglican Church of Ascension, Opebi, Lagos. Read more

Ekiti

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