Ekiti State Government on Saturday announced a reduction in its 2020 budget from N124.5 billion to N91.128 billion in accordance with the current economic realities due to coronavirus pandemic. The state Commissioner for Information and Values Orientation, Mr Muyiwa Olumilua, made this known in a statement in Ado Ekiti. Olumilua […]

The Ekiti State Commissioner for Agriculture, Olabode Folorunso, who was abducted by unknown gunmen last week, has regained freedom from his abductors. The commissioner was kidnapped last week Sunday along Isan-Iludun road, by unknown gunmen. A councilor at Ilejemeje Local Government, who was in his car was shot dead at […]

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has approved the appointment of members of the Governing Board of the Ekiti State Security Network Agency (Amotekun Corps). A statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Yinka Oyebode, on Sunday, stated that the approval was “in a bid to ensure effective […]

The Ekiti State Police Command has confirmed release of the woman reported to have been kidnapped alongside the Ekiti Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr Folorunso Olabode. The Police Public Relations Officer, Ekiti Command, Mr Sunday Abutu, confirmed to journalists in Ado Ekiti , the woman was left off the hook on […]