Posts Tagged ‘Ekiti’

CBN Set To Empower 1,000 Cassava Farmers In Ekiti

by Seun Adeuyion July 8, 2020
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 […]

#COVID19: All Churches, Mosques To Remain Closed– Ekiti State

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon June 17, 2020
The Commissioner for Health, Ekiti State– Dr Mojisola Yaya-Kolade, announced today that all religious gatherings within the state are to remain dormant, as the Covid-19 virus rages throughout the country. Dr. Yaya-Kolade revealed this at a COVID-19 press briefing in Ado Ekiti, saying the ordered halt is part of measures to curb the spread of […]

Ekiti: Suspected Bandits kill Councillor, Kidnap Commissioner For Agriculture, Other

by Seun Adeuyion April 27, 2020
On Sunday evening, suspected bandits struck along Isan Ekiti-Iludun Ekiti Road, killed a councillor with Ilejemeje council area and kidnapped the Ekiti State Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr Folorunso Olabode, and another person. When the incident happened, the commissioner and two others were traveling in the same car along the road. Punch quoted a a source […]

BREAKING: NCDC Admits Error In Report, Removes 1 From Ekiti Figure

by Seun Adeuyion April 19, 2020
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has admitted an error in yesterday’s results computation, where it announced a COVID19 case in Ekiti State. In a recent tweet via its verified Twitter handle, on Sunday, the NCDC wrote: “Yesterday, we erroneously reported one new case in Ekiti. This was wrong and was caused by an […]

Ekiti State’s Second #COVID19 Patient Discharged

by Seun Adeuyion April 10, 2020
The second coronavirus patients in Ekiti State has been discharged from the isolation centre by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) and the Ekiti State government. “Our second COVID-19 patient tested negative the second time and was discharged from our Infectious Disease Hospital today. While thanking our team for a job well done, the […]

#COVID19: Ekiti’s Only Patient Has Been Discharged — Gov Fayemi

by Seun Adeuyion March 31, 2020
The sole coronavirus patient in Ekiti State has fully recovered and has now been discharged, the state governor, Kayode Fayemi has revealed. Fayemi, who stated this via his Twitter handle, @kfayemi, wrote: “Thanks to our resilient health workers, Ekiti state’s #COVID19 patient has now been discharged.” “With this, Ekiti State has no coronavirus patient at […]