Ikere-Ekiti is a city in Ekiti State, South West Nigeria. It is an agrarian community, known for production of Cocoa, Yams, Palm Oil and cassava. The 2006 National Census puts the population of Ikere-Ekiti to be 147,255.
Some students of tertiary institutions in Ekiti State yesterday protested against what they described as an attempt by Minister of Minerals and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi...
The Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev Alfred Adewale Martins, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to take necessary steps to ensure that his health situation does not jeopardize the progress of the nation.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) faction loyal to Senator Ali Modu Sheriff in Ekiti State has reacted to threats by Governor Ayodele Fayose to dump the party.
Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has decried the misuse of public utilities by the public and government officials, saying such has become a drain of public resources.
A 64-year-old driver, Owoeye Tayo, was on Friday remanded in prison on the orders of an Akure Chief Magistrates’ Court over alleged N9 million fraud.
A commissioner in the Ekiti State Local Government Service, Dare Omotoso was yesterday arraigned in an Ado-Ekiti Magistrate Court for allegedly stealing granite worth N5 million.
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has placed Ekiti State on surveillance to prevent outbreak of meningitis that has killed hundreds of people in the Northern part of the country.
The Ekiti State Government (EKSG) on Monday announced an increase in the maternity leave period for women in its public service from 12 weeks to 16 weeks.
Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has said he cannot join the All Progressives Congress (APC), even if he has to leave his current party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
A Daura-based non governmental organisation, Daura Emirate Youths Coalition, Katsina State, has warned Gov. Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State against inflammatory comments on President Muhammadu Buhari.
The Federal Ministry of Finance has released Ekiti State’s N1.1b Budget Support Fund it seized about two weeks ago.