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Strange disease: Ekiti to investigate hospitalisation of 100 college students

The commissioner said that officials of the Federal Fire Service personnel, who carried out the exercise had been handed over to the police for questioning.

Abducted Ondo construction workers, Ekiti LG official, others released, cultists nabbed

“Upon the receipt of information by the police, a team of the RRS operatives in synergy with the police personnel attached to the Iworoko Divisional Police headquarters swung into action and stormed the bush, where the suspected cultists shot indiscriminately on sighting the police.

One week after monarch’s abduction, gunmen kidnap Ekiti LG supervisor

His car was reportedly left beside the road as he was whisked away by the abductors.

Adeboye condemns banditry attacks on monarchs

It is condemnable, the flagrant disrespect to our traditional institution in Ekiti State in recent times by gunmen,”

Tension in Ekiti as bandits shoot monarch

The bullets hit him on the legs, arms and stomach. The traditional ruler is now receiving treatment in a tertiary hospital in Ekiti”, the source said.

We won’t give herders our land for ranching, 81 monarchs tells Fayemi

The traditional rulers cautioned Governor Fayemi against imposing any obnoxious policy on the people, saying ceding lands to herders whose criminal activities have created panic in the state would offend the people who had been victims of their heinous atrocities.

Every politician dreams to become President – Fayemi

I don’t know any serious- minded politician who will have the opportunity to govern a country with the blessings that we have – in spite of the challenges – that will not give it a shot but we are not there yet.”

Kidnapped Ekiti council worker regains freedom

“I can confirm to you that the abductee, Mrs Funmilola Osalusi has been released by her abductors.

Ekiti By-Election: NYSC member hit by bullet, as police confirm gunshots

“In any election where people are being lost, that is no longer democracy. APC was fully prepared for this election and canvassed for votes and we never wanted to kill anybody. I really don’t understand how it happened.

Farmers count losses as fire ravages farmlands in Ekiti

The physically distraught farmer appealed to the government, private and religious organisations, as well as public spirited individuals to assist him, saying that the move would enable him to come back to life.

2023 Election: Tinubu is not our presidential candidate – Ondo, Ekiti former Speakers

We hereby dissociate ourselves from such endorsement when the purported gladiator has not informed the Conference of his interest to run for the exalted position in the Country.

Fayemi Constitutes LGCDA’s Creation Committee

the move was to bring government nearer to the people and ensure more rapid development in the rural areas in line with the administration’s five-pillar development agenda.‎

Fayemi relaxes Ekiti curfew

“Ekiti State Government has lifted the curfew imposed on the state with effect from 6am on Sunday, November 1, 2020. “The decision to lift the curfew was taken after an assessment of the security situation and the restoration of relative peace in the State.

#EndSARS: Hoodlums vandalised vehicles, Police station says Mobayo, Ekiti CP

Part of the items destroyed are; the Area Command and the Divisional Headquarters fences/gates, Area Command and Divisional Headquarters signposts, about 40 window glasses, four vehicles parked at the station and the roof of a building close to the station among others.

How robbers overpowered policemen to rob Ekiti bank – CP

A swift reinforcement from the police to the scene made the robbers retreat with the three vehicles. The police operatives however, gave the armed robbers a hot chase, exchanged fire with them during which they abandoned the three vehicles and took to their heels into the forest.

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Grazing: Why southern govs’ ban on open grazing isn’t effective in S-East —Miyetti-Allah

“If there is provision for ranching, we can do ranching but I don’t think there is provision for ranching. Even in Benue State that said it has banned open grazing and will do ranching, I don’t think there has been any ranching in Benue State in all these years.

Badagry rice smugglers clash claims life of SS3 student

However, in the ensuing fracas, the operatives started shooting into the air.“In the process, one Alade Oba, an SSS3 student of Kankon Secondary School, was hit by a stray bullet and died on the spot.

Vote PDP to restore good fortune of the state—Bisi

As the real politicking is gathering momentum following the releasing of 2022 Osun State Governorship election timetable by Independent National Electoral Commission...

Grazing routes: Afenifere kicks, rejects move by FG

“They would want to go the whole hog. Reopening the grazing routes is unacceptable on any grounds.”