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YOUTHS CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS DAY IN IDO-EKITI

By |December 24th, 2016|

Kehinde Fabunmi reports

Over 50 youths across the towns of the Ido-Osi Local Government Area converged at the Oba’s Palace at Ido Town, led by the Human Right Advocate for the Local Government Area for the rally. The participants were welcomed by Barr. Stanley C. Okonkwo and sensitized them briefly on human rights. The participants received […]

FOTOS OF INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS DAY RALLY HELD AT IDO EKITI

By |December 24th, 2016|

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ADVOCATES AND PROMOTERS OF NO TO GENDER BASED VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN IN IKERE EKITI

By |December 22nd, 2016|

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A Local Government Staff Murdered in Ekiti

By |December 21st, 2016|

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Mr. Kunle Enisan, a father of two, was killed in the wee hours of Monday at Housing Estate area, along Afao Road, Ado-Ekiti.

Sources told NAN that he was  in his early 40s and was an employee of Ido/Osi Local Government Area of Ekiti, and

Relaying how the incident happened, […]

Customs intercepts 102 bags of plastic rice

By |December 21st, 2016|

Customs intercepts 102 bags of plastic rice
Posted By: The Nation’s Reporter on: December 21, 2016

The Federal Operations Unit, Ikeja of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has seized 102 bags of plastic rice branded “Beat Tomato Rice’’ with no date of manufacture.

The Customs Area Controller of  F.O.U. Comptroller Mohammed Haruna,stated this in an interview with the News Agency […]

PROPOSED YEAR 2017 BUDGET FOR EKITI STATE BY GOVERNOR AYODELE FAYOSE

By |December 12th, 2016|

TEXT OF THE 2017 BUDGET SPEECH PRESENTED BY THE GOVERNOR OF EKITI STATE, HIS EXCELLENCY, DR. PETER AYODELE FAYOSE, TO THE EKITI STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY ON TUESDAY 6TH DECEMBER 2016

 

Distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen.

To the glory of the Almighty God and by the collective will of Ekiti people, I am here again to present the […]

NO TO GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN IN EKITI STATE

By |December 9th, 2016|

REPORT OF THE SENSITIZATION WORKSHOP AND RALLY ORGANIZED BY JUSTICE DEVELOPMENT AND PEACE INITIATIVE, EKITI DIOCESE IN IKERE – EKITI, EKITI SOUTH WEST SENATORIAL DISTRICT, EKITI STATE  ON THE 7TH  DAY OF DECEMBER, 2016

Reported by Mrs. Kehinde Deji Idowu
December 7, 2016 was a special day in Ikere – Ekiti, Ekiti South West Senatorial District of […]

JDPI holds a one-day sensitization human rights program for youths in Ado – Ekiti

By |October 14th, 2016|

REPORTS OF A ONE-DAY SENSITIZATION HUMAN RIGHTS PROGRAM FOR YOUTHS IN ADO – EKITI by Kehinde Fabunmi

It was an eventful day on the 8th of October 2016 as the Human Rights/Good Governance Department of the JDPI, Ado Ekiti, of the Catholic Diocese of Ekiti held a One-day sensitization Program for Youths in Ekiti on human […]

FUTA suspends four students for alleged N16m internet fraud

By |July 28th, 2016|

FUTA suspends four students for alleged N16m internet fraud
THE Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA) has indefinitely suspended four students of the institution, who were arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for alleged N16 million Internet fraud.

The EFCC had arrested the affected four suspects and another from Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba (AAUA).

The […]

Ekiti kidnappers abduct 85-year-old farmer, demand N40m ransom

By |January 27th, 2016|

Gabriel Oloro

 

Some suspected kidnappers have abducted an 85-year-old farmer, Gabriel Oloro, in the Ikere Ekiti area of Ekiti State.

it was gathered that the kidnappers, who had contacted the family, demanded N40m as ransom.

The victim was said to be driving home with his wife around 9pm last Wednesday when the gang barricaded the road and […]