News - Kayode Fayemi

Ekiti PDP Accuses APC Of Attacks On Party Leaders

1 year ago /
Nation  Politics 

Some grassroots leaders of people's democratic party (PDP) in Itaji ward 10 of Ayade south in Oye local government area of Ekiti state, have accused some members of the all progressives congress (APC) of attacking them and using police to arrest their members over frivolous offences.  

Osinbajo Flags Off Fayemi Campaign In Ekiti

1 year ago /
Politics 

Thousands of cheering supporters welcomed Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday to Ekiti State where he attended as the special guest of honour, the flag-off of the governorship campaign of the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate and Former Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Kayode Fayemi for the state governorship election scheduled for July 14.

Fayemi Flags Off Campaign

1 year ago /
Nation  Politics 

The official flag-off campaign of the All Progressive Congress for the Ekiti governorship election kicked off at the Oluyemi Kayode stadium, Ado Ekiti on Tuesday.

Let’s Salvage Our Country Together, President Buhari Urges Nigerians

1 year ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja called on all Nigerians to work towards salvaging the nation from the shackles of past wrongs by sharing in the collective vision for a greater Nigeria and contributing individually to realise the goal.

Ekiti PDP Accuses Governor Akeredolu Of Planning Violence In Ekiti

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Kolapo Olushola Campaign Organisation (KOCO ) has accused Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu of mobilising over one hundred armed Policemen and several thugs from Akure, Ondo State Capital, Into Ekiti State.

Police Reads Riot Act To Political Parties In Ekiti

1 year ago /
Politics 

Ahead of the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti state, Chairmen of the Thirty-five political parties in the taking part in the election have been enjoined to maintain law and order before, during and after their campaigns.

Opeyemi Bamidele, One Other Shot At Ekiti APC Rally

1 year ago /
Politics 

Disaster struck this Friday in Ado Ekiti at a mega rally organised by the All Progressives Congress to welcome the party's Governorship Candidate in the july 14 election Kayode Fayode.

Ekiti Guber : Fayemi Says He Is On A Rescue Mission In Ekiti

1 year ago /
Politics 

The All Progressives Congress (APC) flag bearer in the July 14 election in Ekiti state, Kayode Fayemi, says he is on a mission to rescue the state.

Buhari Congratulates APC’s Fayemi Guber Candidate

1 year ago /
Politics 

President Muhammadu Buhari congratulateS the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, on his victory in the governorship primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State.

Ekiti Deputy Gov. Submits Nomination Form

1 year ago /
Politics 

Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Olusola Kolapo Eleka, has promised to sustain the legacies of his boss, Governor Ayodele Fayose if elected into office in the forthcoming governorship election.

CSO Roundtable Slam Jumbo Pay For Legislators

1 year ago /

The Jumbo emoluments earned by serving legislators has attracted some concerns and this time attention is drawn to the negative effect it is having on the development of the states.

House Of Representatives To Investigate Audit Of Ajaokuta Steel

1 year ago /
Nation 

Nigeria's house of reps is to investigate circumstances under which the federal ministry of mines and steel under Kayode Fayemi engaged the globally discredited price water house coopers, PWC,  to audit Ajaokuta Steel Company for the purpose of conversations. 

Ekiti: Stop Peddling Lies On N11bn Refund - Kolawole

1 year ago /
Nation 

Ekiti state Former Commissioner for Finance, Dapo Kolawole, has reacted to a statement by the Ekiti state Governor, Ayo Fayose, that the case of libel and slander he instituted at the Federal High Court against some principal officials of Ekiti State, is denying them N11bn refund due on roads from the Federal Government and the ability to pay salaries to the workers in the state has been dismissed.

FG Denies Subsidizing Petroleum Products

1 year ago /
Nation 

Nigeria's minister of Finance Kemi Adeosun has denied reports that the federal government is still subsidizing petroleum products, admitting that the Nigerian national petroleum corporation is importing refined products at a loss.

FG Set To Revamp Mining Industry

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Federal Government has proposed 20 billion naira for the exploration of mineral resources across the country. The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Kayode Fayemi, says the fund will help harness the potentials in the sector. He made this known while speaking at a meeting on solid minerals development in Abuja...

Kolawole Urges EFCC To Investigate Fayose’s Projects

1 year ago /
Nation 

Former Ekiti state Commissioner for Finance and Economic Development, Mr. Dapo Kolawole, has urged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to investigate some projects being executed by Governor, Ayo Fayose.

Fayemi Reacts To White Paper Barring Him From Holding Office

1 year ago /
Nation 

Former Governor of Ekiti state and the current Minster of mines and steel Development Kayode Fayemi has described the verdict of the Ekiti state government, as contained in the white paper submitted by the panel set up by Governor Ayo Fayose to investigate the finances of the state between 2010...

Ekiti Probe Committee Submits White Paper, Bars Former Governor Fayemi From Holding Office For Ten Years

1 year ago /
Nation 

Former Governor of Ekiti state and current Minster of solid minerals, Kayode Fayemi and his commissioner for Finance Dapo Kolawole have been barred from holding any public office for the next ten years. This is contained in the white paper by the committee set up by Governor Ayodele Fayose and headed...

Alleged Misappropriation: Court Dismisses Ekiti Ex-Gov. Fayemi's Suit To Stop Commission Of Inquiry

2 years ago /
Nation 

An Ekiti state high court sitting in ado-Ekiti has dismissed the case brought before it by former governor Kayode Fayemi seeking to nullify the establishment of the state judicial commission of inquiry set-up by the state government to probe alleged misappropriation of  state finances between October 2010 and September 2014. In...

Fayemi Canvasses Removal Of Mining From Exclusive To Concurrent Legislative List

2 years ago /
Nation 

The Minister of mines and steel development, Kayode Fayemi, has canvassed an urgent review of the country’s laws to allow states play more prominent roles in mining issues as a necessary step in making the mineral and mining sector more profitable. The minister stated this in his keynote address at the...