An Ekiti State High Court on Monday sentenced two persons to death by hanging for conspiracy, murder and unlawful procession of human skull. The condemned convicts, Tosin Oluwafemi, aged 21, and Ogunleye Tajudeen, aged 18, committed the offence according to the charge sheet
The Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi has warned that the December 7, 2019 local council election was not worth spilling the blood of anyone. The governor threatened to deal decisively with those he described as trouble-makers who might want to derail the election and not allow it to represent democracy at its very best.
A state High Court sitting in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital, has described the proclamation made by the state government to relocate the headquarters of Ilejemeje Local Council from Iye-Ekiti to Eda-Oniyo as executive rascality.
The Ekiti State government yesterday said it would implement the Supreme Court’s judgment, which relocated the headquarters of Ilejemeje Local Council from Iye-Ekiti to Eda Oniyo. The government said it had no option than to obey the apex court’s decision, which recognised Iye-Ekiti as the headquarters of the council since 1996 null and void.