What Buhari said about 2019 election and Fayose during Fayemi’s swearing-in

What Buhari said about 2019 election and Fayose during Fayemi’s swearing-in

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed his confidence in Kayode Fayemi’s ability to deliver democratic dividends in Ekiti State, following his swearing-in as Governor on Tuesday. Buhari, who was represented at the swearing-in event by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mustapha Boss, said Fayemi as a former member of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), had persistently been disturbing him about the development of the state. The president also slammed the Ayodele Fayose’s…

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Fayose Arrives EFCC Headquarters In ‘EFCC I’m Here’ Branded T-Shirt

Fayose Arrives EFCC Headquarters In ‘EFCC I’m Here’ Branded T-Shirt

Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has dared President Muhammadu Buhari’s men that have been accused of corruption, to show up at the office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Fayose, writing via his Twitter handle on Tuesday afternoon, stated this after revealing he was close to the EFCC’s office, to honour their invitation. “In few minutes, I will be at the EFCC Old Office, Wuse 2, Abuja. “I’m a man who…

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Fayose writes EFCC, reveals when he will report for questioning

Fayose writes EFCC, reveals when he will report for questioning

Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose on Tuesday wrote the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over the freezing of his accounts and issues levelled against him. Fayose in the letter dated September 10, said he would report himself to the EFCC to clarify issues concerning him on Tuesday, October 16 after handing over to Kayode Fayemi. The letter read in part: “Several and serial actions of the commission for some time now including but…

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2019: We don’t need your trust, Nigerians believe in us – INEC blasts PDP govs

2019: We don’t need your trust, Nigerians believe in us – INEC blasts PDP govs

The National Electoral Commission, INEC, has fired back at Governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for passing vote of no confidence on it ahead of the 2019 general elections. The governors alleged that the commission had conducted itself as a tool of the All Progressives Congress-led Federal Government. The Chairman of the Forum, who is also the Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose, signed the communiqué of the meeting…

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Tell Nigerians the truth about Boko Haram – Fayose challenges FG

Tell Nigerians the truth about Boko Haram – Fayose challenges FG

The Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has called on the federal government to tell Nigerians the truth about ‘Boko Haram overrunning the military base in Borno State. Fayose said this while reacting to reports that Boko Haram killed some soldiers during an attack in Gudumbale, Guzamala Local Government Area of Borno State. Borno State deputy governor, Usman Mamman Durkwa had on Saturday confirmed that Boko Haram attacked a military base located in Gudumbali, the…

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Fayemi lists Ekiti properties Fayose is ‘planning to sell’

Fayemi lists Ekiti properties Fayose is ‘planning to sell’

The Governor-Elect of Ekiti State, He stated that Fayose was engaging in shady arrangements for his personals gains and to the detriment of the people. Fayemi spoke in a statement issued on Monday by his spokesman, Yinka Oyebode. The former minister sounded warning to prospective buyers not to go into any business with the current administration. Fayemi listed some of the properties allegedly put up for sale as: “A large expanse of land between Ondo…

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800 metres walk: Ezekwesili, Fayose mock Buhari

800 metres walk: Ezekwesili, Fayose mock Buhari

The Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has mocked President Muhammadu Buhari over his 800 metres walk from Daura Mosque to his private home on Tuesday. Eastern Reporter reported that Buhari had after prayers and slaughtering his ram on Tuesday, decided to walk home from the mosque. It was a journey of about 800 metres according to his aides who shared the news to reasure Nigerians that the President was strong enough for the challenges…

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Calm down, I’m still in charge of Ekiti – Fayose tells Fayemi

Calm down, I’m still in charge of Ekiti – Fayose tells Fayemi

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, yesterday reminded the governor-elect, Kayode Fayemi that he is still in charge of the state until October 16, 2018. He was responding to Fayemi’s statement, warning the management of College of Education, Ikere- Ekiti against alleged recruitment. Fayemi had asked the school authority to stop conniving with Fayose to embark on illegal mass employment in exclusive favour of the governor’s supporters. But media aide to Fayose, Lere Olayinka, said the…

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Ekiti: Police intimidation worrisome – Fayose cries out

Ekiti: Police intimidation worrisome – Fayose cries out

Gov. Ayo Fayose has again raised the alarm that police intimidation of himself, his family, and Ekiti workers has continued unabated days after the Saturday, July 14th governorship election. According to a press statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Idowu Adelusi, the Governor said that the police had kept a permanent surveillance over the Government House. They continue to fly helicopters over the Government House and Governor’s Office in a way that compromises the…

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Femi Fani-Kayode: Weep not for Fayose, weep for Nigeria

Femi Fani-Kayode: Weep not for Fayose, weep for Nigeria

“When Fayose won in 2014, the whole of Ekiti erupted with joy. In 2018 the APC “won” and all the streets of Ekiti are looking so gloomy. The people are sad because their will has been truncated”– Adeolu Daramola. My friend and brother, Governor Peter Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti state, is not infallible. He is not an angel and like every other mortal, he has his own fair share of faults, excesses and shortcomings. We…

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