Fayose vs EFCC: He is not afraid of prosecution, spokesman

It’s likely to be Fayose vs EFCC immediately he hands over power October, 2018. Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State is not afraid of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), his spokesman Lere Olayinka has said. “The governor will hand over when the day comes in October,” Mr Olayinka said. “And if it is necessary […]

I’m back to restore Ekiti values, joyous Governor-elect Fayemi says

Joyous Governor-elect Fayemi has described his Ekiti 2018 Governorship election victory as one “ for reclaiming the land and restoring Ekiti values.” Fayemi spoke on Sunday shortly after the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, announced him as the winner of  the Saturday’s election. According to INEC, Kayode Fayemi of APC defeated his STRONGEST rival Prof. […]

Buhari congratulates Fayemi on Ekiti 2018 Election victory

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Dr. Kayode Fayemi on his Ekiti 2018 Governorship Election victory. According to INEC, Kayode Fayemi defeated his STRONGEST rival Prof. Kolapo Olusola of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in 12 out of 16 Local Government Areas in the state, polling 197,459 while Olusola scored 178,114 votes. Fayemi was Buhari’s former Minister […]

NBC shuts down Ekiti Broadcast Service for announcing unathorised Election result

Broadcasting regulatory body in Nigeria has announced the indefinite closure of the Ekiti Broadcast Service for breaching broadcasting code. National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, made the announcement Saturday night through its Director of Broadcast Monitoring, Armstrong Idachaba. NBC said the radio and television stations under the umbrella of Ekiti Broadcast Service breached the Electoral Act and Broadcasting Code […]

Ekiti 2018 Election Result: Disregard Social Media Results, says INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has called on Nigerians to disregard social media result, which isn’t an official one from the electoral body. In a statement signed by the Resident Electoral Commissioner in Ekiti 2018 Governorship Election, Prof. AbdulGaniy Raji, INEC said it is the only recongised body to release an election result. It […]

Kayode Fayemi wins own polling unit at Ekiti 2018 Election

Flagbearer of All Progressives Congress in the Ekiti State Governorship Election, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has been declared the winner in his polling unit of Isan Ward 11 Unit 9. Kayode Fayemi earlier today cast his vote, while his wife had challenges voting as INEC card reader couldn’t recognise her card. The results, as released by […]

VIDEO: Fayemi casts his vote at Isan as Ekiti Decides

The Governorship candidate of All Progressive Congress (APC) in the ongoing election in Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has voted at his polling unit at Isan at ward 11 unit 09. Kayode Fayemi, the All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate in the election cast his vote successfully at 10.23am, but INEC card reader couldn’t read Mrs. Bisi […]

Ekiti 2018 Photo News: Voters at Various Polling Units

As the people of Ekiti State go to polls today to elect a new governor who will govern them for the next four years, here are some of the photos of electorates at various polling units in the State. At Ilejemeje Local Government Area reports say voters were peaceful as they queue to be accredited […]

Ekiti 2018 Governorship Election: INEC Emergency Numbers

The Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) has released official emergency phone numbers to call to report directly to the electoral body. Earlier the voter’s card of Mrs Bisi Fayemi was rejected by the INEC card reader. In case of emergency, you can call any of the following INEC Emergency Numbers 0700-2255-4632 09050858629, 09050858675, 09050858649, 08180958715, 08180958717, […]

Policeman shoots Opeyemi Bamidele, five others in Ekiti

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 […]

Fayemi beats Oni, others to win Ekiti APC Governorship Primary

Former governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has defeated his fellow rivals to win the rescheduled Ekiti Governorship Primary of All Progressive Congress (APC). The result of the primary election, which took place at Damlek Event Centre, Ado-Ekiti, was announced by Governor Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa state, who is also the chairman of the […]

Ekiti 2018: Adeyey resigns from PDP

#Ekiti2018 | #NigerianPolitics One of the major contestants in the just concluded Governorship Primary in Ekiti under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) , Mr . Dayo Adeyeye, has resigned from the party. He made the announcement Thursday, May 10, 2018, after meeting with his loyalists and supporters at his campaign office in Ado Ekiti. Adeyey […]

Fayose slams APC over failed governorship primary election in Ekiti

#NigerianPolitics | #Ekiti2018 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 […]