Posts Tagged ‘Ekiti State Government’

COVID-19; Ekiti Govt Imposes Curfew, Restricts Maximum Number Of People To 20 For Gathering’s

By Adejumo Enock In a bid to contain the spread of COVID-19 in the state, Ekiti State Government has imposed a curfew from 8.00pm to 6.00am. Also, Ekiti State Government has banned all gatherings of more than 20 People in the State till further notice. The Commissioner for Information and Values Orientation, Hon Akinbowale Omole […]

‘Put The Past Behind And Come Back To PDP’ – Fayose To Agboola

By Adejumo Enock The former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has urged the Ondo State Deputy Governor, Agboola Ajayi, and his supporters to come back to the People’s Democratic Party. The former governor made the call when the deputy governor visited him in his Afao-Ekiti country home to celebrate with him on his 60th […]

CBN Set To Empower 1,000 Cassava Farmers In Ekiti

No fewer than 1,000 cassava farmers in Ekiti state are to be empowered by the State Government, in partnership with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), to ensure increased cultivation of the commodity in the state. Governor Kayode Fayemi, represented by the Commissioner for Agriculture, Chief Folorunso Olabode, who spoke in Ado Ekiti on Tuesday […]

Ekiti’s Anti-Grazing Bill | The Details and Ramifications

The Ekiti State Government, which has already passed a bill which has outlawed herdsmen grazing their cattle on the streets in the state. According to the bill which has been signed into law, any violator would be jailed for six-years. The Ekiti State House of Assembly penultimate Thursday passed the Bill which aim is to […]

Ekiti Finally Succumb to Grazing Bill, Conducts Public Hearing to Build Cattle Ranches

Ekiti State government has finally agreed to build cattle ranches across the three senatorial districts of the state. This was revealed by the honorable member representing Ikole constituency 1, Hon. Gboyega Aribisogan during a public hearing organized by the joint committees on agriculture and environment on a bill to regulate and control cattle grazing in Ekiti […]

Ekiti: Protesters Troop to Streets, Demand for Fayose’s Resignation

Some residents of Ado-Ekiti, capital of Ekiti state, took over major streets on Friday, demanding the resignation of Ayodele Fayose, the governor. The protesters, who alleged that Fayose is richer than the state, accused the governor of keeping them in bondage. Chanting anti-government songs, the placard-wielding protesters called on the federal government to probe the […]