Ekiti – TheCable https://www.thecable.ng Nigeria's independent online newspaper Sun, 20 Oct 2019 11:31:45 +0000 en-US hourly 1 World Bank, AfDB to provide funding for Ekiti airport construction https://www.thecable.ng/world-bank-afdb-funding-ekiti-airport-construction https://www.thecable.ng/world-bank-afdb-funding-ekiti-airport-construction#respond Sat, 12 Oct 2019 21:06:47 +0000 http://www.thecable.ng/?p=389339 The Ekiti government has expressed its readiness to build an airport as part of its efforts to attract investors to the state. The previous Ayodele Fayose-led administration had started the

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Fayemi: You can’t find any out-of-school children in Ekiti https://www.thecable.ng/fayemi-you-find-any-out-school-children-ekiti https://www.thecable.ng/fayemi-you-find-any-out-school-children-ekiti#respond Mon, 07 Oct 2019 14:36:18 +0000 http://www.thecable.ng/?p=388108 Kayode Fayemi, governor of Ekiti state, says there are currently no out-of-school children in his state. Speaking on Monday in Abuja at the 25th edition of the Nigerian Economic Summit

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ICYMI: Robbers attack bank in Ekiti, kill security guard https://www.thecable.ng/icymi-armed-robbers-attack-bank-in-ekiti-kill-security-guard https://www.thecable.ng/icymi-armed-robbers-attack-bank-in-ekiti-kill-security-guard#respond Fri, 27 Sep 2019 14:47:13 +0000 http://www.thecable.ng/?p=385999 Suspected armed robbers, on Thursday, attacked a branch of Wema Bank in Ise-Ekiti, Ise/Orun local government area of the state, killing a security guard attached to the bank. The robbers

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Fayemi: Fayose left N57bn unpaid workers’ salaries, pension arrears https://www.thecable.ng/fayemi-fayose-left-n57bn-unpaid-workers-salaries-pension-arrears https://www.thecable.ng/fayemi-fayose-left-n57bn-unpaid-workers-salaries-pension-arrears#respond Tue, 17 Sep 2019 14:53:42 +0000 http://www.thecable.ng/?p=383719 Kayode Fayemi, governor of Ekiti state, says civil servants are currently being owed N57billion as arrears of unpaid salaries and emoluments. The governor spoke at a meeting with the civil

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Ekiti assembly summons Fayose over ‘misappropriation of LG funds’ https://www.thecable.ng/ekiti-assembly-summons-fayose-over-misappropriation-of-lg-funds https://www.thecable.ng/ekiti-assembly-summons-fayose-over-misappropriation-of-lg-funds#respond Thu, 29 Aug 2019 22:26:03 +0000 http://www.thecable.ng/?p=379298 The Ekiti state house of assembly has summoned Ayodele Fayose, former governor of the state, over alleged misappropriation of local government funds during his tenure. The assembly directed the ex-governor

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EXTRA: Ekiti begins ‘naming and shaming’ of rapists https://www.thecable.ng/extra-ekiti-begins-naming-and-shaming-rapists https://www.thecable.ng/extra-ekiti-begins-naming-and-shaming-rapists#respond Fri, 16 Aug 2019 14:55:57 +0000 http://www.thecable.ng/?p=375848 The Ekiti government has commenced the “naming and shaming” of those convicted of rape in the state. Kayode Fayemi, governor of Ekiti, announced this in a tweet on Friday. “Today,

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EXTRA: Medical students of Ekiti varsity graduate after 10 years   https://www.thecable.ng/extra-medical-students-of-ekiti-varsity-graduate-after-10-years https://www.thecable.ng/extra-medical-students-of-ekiti-varsity-graduate-after-10-years#respond Mon, 22 Jul 2019 09:43:24 +0000 http://www.thecable.ng/?p=369563 The Ekiti State University (EKSU) has graduated its first set of medical students, 10 years after they were matriculated.  The students had spent more than the required six years because

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Outsiders won’t take our land, says Fayemi amid Ruga controversy https://www.thecable.ng/outsiders-wont-take-our-land-says-fayemi-amid-ruga-controversy https://www.thecable.ng/outsiders-wont-take-our-land-says-fayemi-amid-ruga-controversy#respond Mon, 01 Jul 2019 17:57:32 +0000 http://www.thecable.ng/?p=364541 Kayode Fayemi, governor of Ekiti state, says outsiders will not take over lands in Ekiti as long as he is in charge of the state. Speaking during a condolence visit

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Ekiti pastor who ‘staged own kidnap’ remanded in prison https://www.thecable.ng/ekiti-pastor-who-staged-own-kidnap-remanded-in-prison https://www.thecable.ng/ekiti-pastor-who-staged-own-kidnap-remanded-in-prison#respond Mon, 24 Jun 2019 20:51:03 +0000 http://www.thecable.ng/?p=362632 A magistrate’s court sitting in Ado Ekiti, capital of Ekiti, has remanded Adegoke Adewuyi (pictured left), the pastor who allegedly faked his own kidnap in prison. Adegoke was earlier arrested by the

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EXTRA: Ekiti pastor ‘kidnaps self’, demands N3m from congregation https://www.thecable.ng/extra-ekiti-pastor-kidnaps-self-demands-n3m-from-congregation https://www.thecable.ng/extra-ekiti-pastor-kidnaps-self-demands-n3m-from-congregation#respond Wed, 12 Jun 2019 15:26:25 +0000 http://www.thecable.ng/?p=359182 Adewuyi Adegoke (pictured left), a pastor at Methodist Church, Ado-Ekiti, capital of Ekiti state, has been arrested by the police for allegedly organising his own kidnap. TheCable gathered that Adegoke

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