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Fayemi reiterates commitment to repositioning Ekiti

Governor Kayode Fayemi Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti has reiterated the commitment of his administration to repositioning the state. Fayemi stated this on Wednesday while campaigning at Odo-Ayedun in Ikole Local Government Area of the state. He said that the state government would not relent in its efforts ...

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Posted on May 15, 2014

Abuja Cannot Impose Governor On Ekiti – Fayemi

Any political party that hopes to win the 21st June governorship election in Ekiti State through the imposition of Abuja will be shocked at the poll by the people of the state who are determined to speak with their votes, Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has said. The All Progressives Congress (APC) c...

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Posted on Apr 23, 2014

Fayemi challenge Fayose to public debate

Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti and APC gubernatorial candidate in the June 21 election, has dared his PDP counterpart, Ayodele Fayose, to a public debate. Fayemi threw the challenge on Tuesday in Ikoro-Ekiti, said the debate would enable him counter the claims that academic standards have slid since he assum...

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Posted on Apr 23, 2014

Fayemi to start teaching at state varsity in October

Governor Kayode Fayemi of western Nigerian state of Ekiti has said he will start teaching at the state-owned university in October this year . Fayemi made this promise in an interview with newsmen in Ado-Ekiti on Friday. Governor Kayode Fayemi: to teach in state owned varsity He said his decision to return to...

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Posted on Apr 19, 2014

Fayemi, Fayose, Bamidele call for peace

Governor Kayode Fayemi: calls for peace Gov.Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has called on the people not to see the 21 June gubernatorial election in the state as a “do-or-die” affair. In his Easter message, the governor urged everyone in the state to pray for peace and avoid any act capable of breac...

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Posted on Apr 18, 2014

Fayemi wins APC governorship primary in Ekiti

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has declared incumbent governor, Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti winner of its primaries by 192,767 votes. Chairman of the six-man national electoral panel, Senator Osita Izunaso, who announced the results in Ado-Ekiti, said the figures were generated from votes cast at Saturday’s...

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Posted on Apr 13, 2014

Ekiti Will Not Accept Inconclusive Election, Fayemi Insists

Beneficiaries of the monthly stipends for the aged in Ekiti State have commended Governor of the state, Dr. Kayode Fayemi for rescuing them from old-age poverty. During the visit of the campaign train of the governor to Ekiti East Local Government Area, beneficiaries of the social security scheme for the elde...

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Posted on Apr 9, 2014

I still miss my late deputy – Fayemi

Governor Kayode Fayemi still misses his late deputy, Funmilayo Olayinka Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has said that the vacuum left by his late deputy, Funmilayo Olayinka, had remained unfilled. Fayemi made the remark at the first year remembrance service held in memory of the former state deputy gove...

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Posted on Apr 6, 2014

Fayemi: Why We’re Successful

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi says his administration has been able to attract God’s blessings and approval because of its respect for the traditional institution and elders. Speaking in Ijelu in Oye Local Government during his re-election campaign, which entered day 2 on Thursday, Fayemi said rat...

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Posted on Apr 5, 2014

Fayemi Commends Wife`s Gender … As Ado Monarch Confers Title On Wife

The Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has commended his wife, Erelu Bisi Fayemi , for her untiring struggle for gender equality, women empowerment and protection of child rights and social justice across the globe. The governor gave the commendation during the conferment of the chieftaincy title of ...

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Posted on Dec 15, 2013

National Conference Not Priority For Nigerians, Says Govs Fayemi, Fashola

The Governor of Lagos State, Babatunde Fashola and his Ekiti State counterpart Dr. Kayode Fayemi have declared that indeed the idea of the proposed National Conference may be good but certainly should not be priority for Nigerians. Both men responded to the questions of whether the nation indeed needs a natio...

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Posted on Nov 16, 2013

No hiding place for criminals in Ekiti – Gov. Fayemi

By Citizens Platform Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has said that there is no hiding place for whoever commits crime in the state. The governor spoke during an interactive session with journalists at Jibowu Hall, Government’s House, Ado Ekiti, on Tuesday. Fayemi dismissed the insinuation that his adm...

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Posted on Nov 14, 2013

Fayemi To Meet 132 Communities In Town Hall Meeting

The Ekiti state governor, Mr Kayode Fayemi, has embarked on his annual Town Hall Meeting with all the communities across the 16 local government areas of the state. The town hall meeting was introduced by the Fayemi led administration as a means though which people at the grassroots can make impute to what th...

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Posted on Nov 7, 2013

Fayemi disbands football club, floats another

Gov. Kayode Fayemi of the western Nigerian state of Ekiti on Monday announced the disbandment of the state-owned football club, “The Fountain FC of Ado-Ekiti’’. In a statement issued by the Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Sports, Pastor Micheal Awopetu, the governor also announced the fo...

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Posted on Nov 4, 2013

Babalola, Oshiomhole, others campaign for Fayemi

Activities marking the third anniversary of Governor Kayode Fayemi of the western Nigerian state of Ekiti on Wednesday witnessed some prominent Nigerians mobilising support for the governor. At a rally held at the Oluyemi Kayode Stadium, Ado-Ekiti, Fayemi’s administration was commended for its achieveme...

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Posted on Oct 17, 2013

Afe Babalola Urges Support For Fayemi

Renowned legal luminary and Founder of Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti (ABUAD), Afe Babalola, on Wednesday solicited support for the Ekiti state Governor, Kayode Fayemi to continue the “good works” which he started in the state three years ago. Speaking in Ado-Ekiti, at the mega rally commemor...

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Posted on Oct 16, 2013

Gov. Fayemi Celebrates 3 Years In Office

A mega rally has taken place In Ekiti State to celebrate the 3rd anniversary of the administration of the state governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi. Amidst fanfare, the rally which was held in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital had in attendance youths, women representatives, student representatives, market leaders a...

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Posted on Oct 16, 2013

Erelu Fayemi celebrates with books

GBENRO ADESINA/ADO-EKITI Notable people in and outside Nigeria today gathered at Ado-Ekiti, capital of Ekiti State to shower encomiums on Erelu Bisi, the wife of Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi as she presented two books she authored to the public to celebrate her golden jubilee. The books are: Speaki...

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Posted on Oct 12, 2013

Fayemi Recruits 1,800 Ekiti Indigenes As Peace Corps Members

The fight against poverty remains priority to the government of Ekiti state, as the governor Dr, Kayode Fayemi commenced the recruitment exercise of 1800 indigenes of the state. Speaking during the recruitment exercise in Ado Ekiti, the governor stated that his administration will continue to address issues r...

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Posted on Oct 6, 2013

2013 Ekiti Governor’s Cup: FA Boss, Ogunjobi Praise Fayemi

Ekiti State Governor, John Kayode Fayemi, has been commended for the support he gave to the 2013 Ekiti Governor’s Cup, the final which was played last weekend at Oluyemi Kayode Stadium, Ado-Ekiti. Ise Orun local government football team won the trophy after defeating Oye local government in a grudge final t...

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Posted on Sep 27, 2013

Fayemi threatens to jail parents denying kids of education

Governor of the western Nigerian state of Ekiti has threatened to jail parents who refuse to send their children or wards to school from primary to junior secondary levels. Gov. Kayode Fayemi issued the threat at Emure-Ekiti in Emure Local Government Area, at the commencement of the “Registration of Pup...

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Posted on Sep 12, 2013

Gov. Fayemi spends N861m on students

About N861 million has so far been spent by the western Nigerian state of Ekiti to assist indigent but brilliant students to pursue their education in the last three years. The state Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Mr Kehinde Ojo, said this on Friday in Ado-Ekiti at a forum where Gov. Kayo...

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Posted on Aug 9, 2013

Soyinka, Mimiko, Fayemi Extol Virtues Of Late Literary Icon, D.O Fagunwa

A 3-Day International Conference has commenced in Akure, Ondo State Capital in memory of one of the pioneers of African literature and fiction in indigenous languages Chief Daniel Olorunfemi Fagunwa.  The conference which has the theme:”D.O Fagunwa: 50 Years On” was organised by Ondo State Govern...

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Posted on Aug 9, 2013

Fayemi calls for Yoruba language to be used in schools

By Citizens Platform Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi has renewed his call for the introduction of Yoruba language as a means of education and communication in schools across the South-Western part of Nigeria. The Governor made the call in Akure, Ondo State capital, yesterday, at the first internationa...

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Posted on Aug 9, 2013

Fayemi rewards Ekiti athletes

Governor Kayode Fayemi of the western Nigerian state of Ekiti has given out cash awards to athletes that won medals for the state at the 18th National Sports Festival (NSF) hosted by Lagos last year. The governor also offered employment to some of the medallists. The General Manager, Ekiti State Sports Counci...

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Posted on Jul 28, 2013

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