Friday, November 29, 2019 marked another political landmark in Ekiti State, South-West Nigeria as seven local government chairmen who were members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) joined the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC). It was gathered that they were serving local government chairmen were elected on the party’s platform. They dumped PDP’s umbrella for […]
Olusola-Eleka says he’d get justice Commended Ekiti people for their support Prof. Kolapo Olusola-Eleka has promised to challenge the verdict of Appeal Court which upheld the victory of Governor Kayode Fayemi in the July 14, 2018 governorship election in the state. On Olusola-Eleka, the candidate of PDP in the election rejected the judgment of the […]
A few hours to governorship and house of assembly elections, Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has fired his Chief of Protocol, Mr Ayo Adegbite.
Only House of Assembly election will be holding in the state.
Nigeria’s former minister Prince Adedayo Adeyeye of All Progressive Congress (APC) has defeated Senator Biodun Olujimi of Peoples’ Democratic Party in Ekiti South Senatorial District in the National Assembly election conducted on Saturday, February 23, 2019. Olujimi isn’t the only PDP victim in the keenly contested election, as another PDP senator Duro Faseyi was defeated in […]
A former commissioner in Ekiti State Mrs Funke Owoseni on Thursday night narrowly escaped death when suspected killers stormed her Ijesa-Isu Ekiti residence. Mrs Owoseni, who is also a former chairman of a local government caretaker committee, said suspected killers invaded her house located along Ikole Road at about 8.30pm and turned off their generator to enable them […]
Prof. Kolapo Olusola-Eleka, the former Deputy Governor and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2018 Ekiti governorship election has rejected the judgment declaring Dr. Kayode Fayemi as winner, vowing to appeal the judgment at the Court of Appeal The OAU Professor boasted that he won the poll. After the Tribunal verdict which upheld […]
A former commissioner in Lagos State and governorship aspirant in Ekiti State, Michael Opeyemi Bamidele, and five other people have been shot by a mobile policeman. Bamidele, a former member of the seventh House of Representatives, with other victims were shot at the All Progressives Congress secretariat in Ajilosun, Ado Ekiti during a reception organised […]
Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose has told Dr. Kayode Fayemi of the All Progressive Congress (APC) that he’d “suffer the worst defeat of his political career” in the July 14 Governorship Election in the state. Chief Press Secretary to the governor , Idowu Adelusi, in a statement made the position of governor known, boasting that […]
The governorship primary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State was a huge success Tuesday, May 8, 2018 as it ended peacefully. No one expected it. Deputy to the incumbent Governor Ayodele Fayose, Professor Kolapo Eleka Olusola, will be the flagbearer of the party, having defeated his close rival, Prince Dayo Adeyeye, a […]
Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has described as shameful the violence that marred primaries of All Progressive Congress (APC) in the state Saturday, May 5, 2018. “The whole world can now see the so-called progressives. Ordinary primary election, they can’t hold. It is shameful,” he said. The primary election to elect the party’s flagbearer […]
“Robert Adeyinka Adebayo was the first indigenous chief of staff of the Nigerian Army” “I need not tell you what horror, what devastation and what extreme human suffering will attend the use of force. When it is all over and the smoke and dust have lifted, and the dead are buried, we shall find, as […]